Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things on-line that caught my attention this week:

Deregulating oral history.

Are you a friend of the Messiah College History Department? Then join us on Facebook.

New Books in History

Antony Flew, R.I.P.

Is the National Endowment for Humanities getting off-track?

The next big Springsteen concert.

David Reynolds reviews Leo Damrosch, Tocqueville’s Discovery of America

Twitter updates and 18th century diaries.

The state of economic history.

Intellectual history at the OAH

New Blog: Religion in the American West

Are homocide rates linked to the way people feel about their government. Ohio State historian Randolph Roth thinks they might.

The Larry Norman movie.

Mark Noll reviews Bruce Kuklick’s A Political History of the USA: One Nation Under God

Interact virtually with Thomas Jefferson’s Notes on the State of Virginia.

Find historical photographs at the American Antiquarian Society.

The world’s ugliest statues.

Richard Archer on the Boston Massacre.