War, Religion, and National Identity at the AHA

Paul Harvey

A sneak preview of an American Historical Association session that ought to draw a serious crowd, details listed below. I got to preview the 3 papers being presented, at the last Young Scholars in American Religion meeting, and you AHA attendees are in for a terrific session. So if you're going to the AHA in San Diego, make your plans now.

War, Religion, and American National Identity
AHA Session 42
Friday, January 8, 2010: 9:30 AM-11:30 AM
Elizabeth Ballroom B (Hyatt)

Chair: Laurie Maffly-Kipp, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Commentator: Harry S. Stout, Yale University

Breaking Ties: The SPG, the SPCK, and International Protestantism during the American Revolution Katherine Carte Engel, Texas A&M University

Give the Devil His Due: National Division and Concepts of Evil in the Civil War Era Edward J. Blum, San Diego State University

“Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition”: World War II, the Apocalypse, and Fundamentalist Political Activism Matthew Avery Sutton, Washington State University