Bill Cushing reflects on that exemplar of American Cool – Boggie as Rick Blaine.
Poet Winston Derden on the contradictions of America.
Reid Mitchell follows Langston Hughes in China.
The revolution is happening in US Higher Ed. In someone’s living room. In many living rooms and studies and bedrooms… Read more Notes on an Academic Revolution – Eileen A. Joy
This piece originally appeared on AmericanStudies. It is republished here with the author’s permission. [In honor of Patriot’s Day—a holiday… Read more On the Only Time and Way We Can Be Patriotic – Ben Railton
Ed Simon and Wade Linebaugh talk about what makes ‘Merica tick.
R.T. Castleberry explores the pain and beauty of work.
Trevor Seigler reflects on an American classic at 50.
Jonathan Sawday reflects on the ways in which citizenship in America differs from being a subject in the United Kingdom.
Jedediah Purdy writes a poetic-prophecy about a certain rough beast with a ginger bouffant.