A few things online that caught my attention this week:
What does it take to publish in the William and Mary Quarterly?
“The United States seems to resemble the Evangelical vision less and less”
Is our obsession with STEM education dangerous?
Andrew Hartman discusses his new book A War for the Soul of America: A History of the Culture Wars
A recap of the Religion in Early America Symposium at the National Museum of American History
Why don’t political conservatives value the liberal arts?
Is Texas a Southern state? A Western state?
A criticism of Obamacare backfires for a member of the House of Representatives
The end of the slave trade
Matthew Crawford‘s new book: The World Beyond Your Head
Benjamin Rush on alcoholism
“I write to find what I have to say. I edit to figure out how to say it right“
James McPherson on Lincoln and the end of slavery
Thomas Banchoff reviews Garry Wills’s The Future of the Catholic Church with Pope Francis
Teaching the Narrative of Frederick Douglass
Why Reconstruction matters