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.
ABOVE THE WINTER ROCK I work in diagonals, in tangents of mud track and Ursa Minor. Trained as… Read more A Narrow Trail and Two Other Poems – RT Castleberry