Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

James Baldwin’s FBI file

The “summer slump

Walter McDougall reviews Philip Gorski, American Covenant: A History of Civil Religion from the Puritans to the Present

The Silicon Valley wants liberal arts majors

Slavery and square dancing

Andrew Burstein and Nancy Isenberg on Senator Mike Lee’s new book on the Antifederalists

Jabbar and Wooden

Being an academic in the midst of a personal crisis

Springsteen is coming to Broadway

Fight budget cuts to history programs

Coming soon: A spiritual biography of Charles Lindbergh

Working class religion?

Student evaluations that just might prove to be useful

A Wendell Berry documentary

Evangelicals and climate change

LeBron donates to history