A few things online that caught my attention this week:
Sasha Frere-Jones reviews Robert Caro’s Working
When it comes to Israel, evangelical views are not monolithic
Should lovers of literature stay away from graduate school?
Do colleges and universities need a healthy does of “generous thinking“?
Do you want to be a “big league” social critic?
Iowa Christian Right “kingmaker” backs Steve King’s opponent
Early American legal historian Bruce Mann is married to Elizabeth Warren
Marilynne Robinson on the Puritans, capitalism, democracy and the “city upon a hill”
Chandra Manning reviews Stephanie McCurry, Women’s War: Fighting and Surviving the American Civil War
The myth of black Confederates
Capitalism and the fate of American literature