Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Writing for the public and tenure

Failure and humility

Value voters and Trump

Trump and poor white people

History is hot right now.  How do we keep it hot?

Sometimes jealousy motivates scholars to write for public audiences.

The Quebec Act and the British Empire

The fractured republic

People of African descent as fugitives in American history

Religious freedom and the American interest

The recent Democratic Party and racial justice

A new film on Civil War enlistees

The motels of Wildwood, New Jersey

W.E.B. Du Bois on not voting

 A Catholic church and social change in Pittsburgh

How to turn your dissertation into a book