Let’s Get Serious: Making Light of Heavy History

Finding John Brown’s Body

States’ Rights, the Slave Power Conspiracy, and the Causes of the Civil War

Testing Whether That Nation Can Long Endure: America as a Failed State during the Civil War?

Holding the Moral High Ground: Reflections on Just War Then and Now

Sirens’ Song: The Appeal of Romanticism in History

We Love Them Anyway: Guilty Pleasures in TV and Film

Pillars of History: No Time Like the Present