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EXTRA ISSUE: VOL. 15 · NO. 03.5 · July 2015

Roundtable on
Rachel L. Smith
Truth Versus Accuracy
A Historical Turn for the Better, or Worse?

T. Cole Jones
Rejuvenating the Revolution?
A Historian's Take on AMC's Turn

Jeremy Stoddard
History and Turn
Accuracy versus "Truth" in Television

Poetic Research Department
Seth Abramson


Jane Fiegen Green
Who's Mature Enough to Govern?
Corinne T. Field, The Struggle for Equal Adulthood

Chris Hunter
The Constitution, the Great Recession, and the Politics of Literary Form
Matthew Garrett, Episodic Poetics

Heather S. Nathans
"To what complexion are we come at last?"
Jenna M. Gibbs, Performing the Temple of Liberty

Andrew M. Schocket
An inevitable American Revolution?
Thomas P. Slaughter, Independence · VOL. 15 · NO. 03 · Spring 2015


Amanda Porterfield
Editor's Introduction
Religion and Politics

Chris Beneke
The Myth of American Religious Coercion
or Failures of the Unofficial Religious Establishment, Briefly Told

Edward J. Blum
The Kingdom of Satan in America
Weaving the Wicked Web of Antebellum Religion and Politics

Kate Carté Engel
Triangulating Religion and the American Revolution through Jedidiah Morse

Maura Jane Farrelly
Slavery and American Catholicism
or Please Don't Accuse Me of Being Theodore Parker Incarnate

Kirsten Fischer
Cosmic Kinship
John Stewart's "Sensate Matter" in the Early Republic

Linford D. Fisher
'Not in our Neighborhood'
The SPGNA, American Indians, and the Turn to Foreign Missions in the Early Republic

Seth Perry
Cosmopolite's Mount Sinai Domains
Lorenzo Dow Dreams of Empire in the Era of Good Feelings

Eric R. Schlereth
Mr. Owen Goes to Washington
Indiana's Infidel Congressman


Sarah Mulhall Adelman
A Divisive Miracle
Nancy Lusignan Schultz, Mrs. Mattingly's Miracle

Kristen Block
Suspension of (Dis)belief
Rachel Urquhart, The Visionist: A Novel

Richard Demirjian Jr.
Of "Shared" Governance
Robert E. Wright, Corporation Nation

Michael Scott Van Wagenen
The Role of Anti-Catholicism in the U.S.-Mexican War
John C. Pinheiro, Missionaries of Republicanism

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Christopher M.B. Allison
Holy Man, Holy Head
John Wesley's Busts in the Atlantic World

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Jeffrey L. Pasley
A blog of historical punditry

Just Teach One
Recovering and teaching neglected or forgotten texts

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