A few things on-line that caught my eye this week:
Peter Mancall: Why a fourth grader knows more about Henry Hudson than you do.
Why writers are bad at speeches and interviews.
A new college dedicated exclusively to the study of history.
Heather Cox Richardson: What is historiography?
Why we need journalists, not ideologues.
Was Teddy Roosevelt a gun-toting St. Francis?
David Greenberg on the meaning of Richard Hofstadter’s “paranoid style.”