I was recently featured on the blog “Campaign for the American Reader.” Here is my response to the question, “What are you reading?
Flavorwire recently named Paying with Their Bodies: American War and the Problem of the Disabled Veteran one of the 10 “must-read” academic books of 2015.
Read the entire article here.
The Oklahoma Humanities Council recently published a special issue on the 100-year anniversary of World War I. I wrote the opening article. The entire issue is well worth reading and can be downloaded here.
During the 1950s, U.S. zoos marketed themselves as family-friendly institutions. In doing so, their publicity material frequently portrayed the animals as naughty children in need of “tough love” from their human parents. In this image, we see an employee of the San Diego Zoo giving a spanking to a young gorilla.