Writing

Frank Leslies Illustrated Newspaper, December 15, 1866.

Violence to redeem the worldUSIH Blog, November 4, 2017

Know your archives: The Historical Foundation of the Cumberland Presbyterian ChurchReligion in American History, October 7, 2017

Untangling the Lost Cause myth from the American story will be hardWashington Post, August 25, 2017

Celebrating Nathan Bedford Forrest is celebrating white supremacy, MLK50, July 12, 2017

Why couldnt the Civil War have been worked? Some smart people take the question seriouslyVox, May 11, 2017

Your neighborhood midwife, Afua HassanScalawag, April 7, 2017

Confessions of a former neo-ConfederateVox, September 30, 2016

Gordon Wood’s Notecards and the Two PresentismsThe Junto, February 18, 2015

How watermelons became a racist tropeThe Atlantic, December 8, 2014

Helen Keller jokes, body and soulJournal of Popular Culture, 47 (December 2014), 1167–79

End-times watcher sees Satan in an energy drinkReligion Dispatches, November 14, 2014