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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Articles, essays, and reviews in scholarly journals


  • "Political Culture," The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Cultural and Intellectual History, Joan Shelley Rubin and Scott E. Casper, editors, 2013
  • "Do the Write Thing: Politics, Prose and the Presidency," American Literary History, vol. 24, no. 3, pp. 543-549, 2012
  • "Bad Rap: Public Enemy and Jewish Enmity," Anti-Semitism on the Campus: Past and Present, Eunice Pollack, editor, (Academic Studies Press), 2011
    (co-authored with Robert Summers)
  • "Snarlin' Carlin: The Odyssey of a Libertarian," Studies in American Humor, New Series 3, No. 20, 2009
    (co-authored with Patrick M. Burns)
  • "Pirates and the Good Ship Popular Imagination," Plunder, The Art of Joe Zucker: 1977-2008, Nyehaus, 2008


Reviews in scholarly journals

  • Elvis's Army: Cold War GIs and the Atomic Battlefield
    by Brian McAllister Linn, Reviews in American History, 2017
  • Howard Zinn: A Life on the Left
    by Martin Duberman, Reviews in American History, 2014
  • Hank Greenberg: The Hero Who Didn't Want to Be One
    by Mark Kurlansky, The Michigan Historical Review, 2012
  • Theodor SUESS Geisel
    by Donald E. Pease, Reviews in American History, 2012
    (co-authored with Patrick M. Burns)
  • Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print, and Power
    by James McGrath Morris, Reviews in American History, 2011
  • Record Makers and Breakers: Voice of the Independent Rock 'N' Roll Pioneers
    by John Broven, Indiana Magazine of History, 2010
  • The Fragile Fabric of Union: Cotton, Federal Politics, and the Global Origins of the Civil War
    by Brian Schoen, Journal of Interdisciplinary History, 2010
  • Taking Woodstock
    by Ang Lee (director), The Journal of American History, 2010
    (co-authored with Robert O. Summers)
  • A Passion for Nature: The Life of John Muir
    by Donald Worster, Reviews in American History, 2009
  • A Brief History of Rock, Off the Record
    by Wayne Robins, Journal of Popular Music Studies, 2008