Sunday, April 12, 2015

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

 A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Anne Deavere Smith's Jefferson Lecture

Writing wisdom

David Brooks

Putz on Nebraska

Michael Roth on Matthew Crawford

Martha Hodes on the death of Lincoln

Land Grabs in U.S. history

Saving the liberal arts

The lowly 76ers

Gary Scott Smith on the faith of Bill Clinton

More on Christian nationalism

Reflections of a Cornell history major

Some thoughts on how to promote your book

Reinhold Niebuhr makes The Library of America

Academic freedom at Princeton

Historiann on the influence of 1976 on the study of 1776

Is the Civil War over?