Sunday, October 11, 2015

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

The genius cult

How journalists and historians can work together

Creative people are lonely

The Second American Revolution

Virginia Dare of Roanoke

Harvey Kaye reviews James West Davidson, A Little History of the United States

Tim Lacy on American intellectual history

The Freedom Caucus

Randall Balmer on Ben Carson

Nancy Shoemaker on colonialism

Tracy McKenzie reviews Kevin Kruse, One Nation Under God

James Banner Jr. on the Enlightenment

Historiann on quit lit

Jefferson and Jesus

John Wilsey on the gun debate

Bad news for history in Illinois

Christian colleges making cuts to the liberal arts

Jonathan Den Hartog reviews Abram Van Engen, Sympathetic Puritans: Calvinist Fellow Feeling in Early New England