Sunday, May 3, 2015

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Andrew Hartman on neoconservatives and social progress

Sean Patrick Adams reviews Jessica Lepler, The Many Panics of 1837: People, Politics, and the Creation of a Transatlantic Financial Crisis

Images of insanity in history

A bibliography of race, riot, and rebellion in American history

The National History Center on The History Manifesto

The Confederacy still lives in Brazil

David McCullough on writing

What kind of books did colonial Virginian's buy?

Heather Cox Richardson on rioting as an American tradition

The Pietist Schoolman visits Messiah College

Guidelines for digital scholarship in history

Thomas Kidd on why the Southern Baptist Convention was right to cancel a Ben Carson event.

An opportunity for the National Council on Public History

John McGreevy reviews Kevin Kruse, One Nation Under God: How Corporate America Invented Christian America

Matthew Milliner on evangelicals who explore "the depths of Catholic and Orthodox traditions."

More on capitalism and slavery

The most unique McDonald's in the world

An anti-Semitic lynching in 1915

Alexander Hamilton's "Christian Constitutional Society"