Sunday, August 30, 2015

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Blue Laws

Religious liberty and priorities

Medievalists as snobs

Edward Gibbon and great history writing

Kathleen DuVal on Independence Lost

The power of story

Rowan Williams on research and spirituality

The Stamp Act and Indians

Jesus People

Some advice for teaching assistants

Books on national parks

Rhode Island's Stamp Act protest

Archives in a digital age

Historians and Twitter

Putting the Common Core in historical context

Religion, museums. and public memory