Articles – 2023
How the Myth of the American Frontier Got Its Start; Frederick Jackson Turner’s thesis informed decades of scholarship and culture. Then he realized he was wrong; Smithsonian Magazine, HISTORY, January/February 2023.
Midterms: How Rival Regional Cultures Explain Our Sharp Divides; The polarized electorate isn’t blue/red or urban/rural. It’s the colonizing projects of the 17th and 18th centuries; Washington Monthly (online); POLITICS, 23 February 202