Essays and Interviews Archive

Published essays:

2022

  1. A desk, Jewish history, my mom (Washington Post, 4/30/22)
  2. The Northman (Smithsonian Magazine, with Matthew Gabriele. 4/22/22)
  3. Fixing the Public Charge (The Nation, 4/11/22)
  4. Medicaid after Covid (Grid, 3/3/22)
  5. Vikings: Valhalla and the Global North Atlantic (Smithsonian Magazine, 2/24/22)
  6. There ain’t no severe autism (The Nation, with Julia Bascom, 1/31/22)
  7. Don’t ban “Maus.” (CNN, 1/27/22)
  8. Covidtest.gov is a good start (CNN, 1/19/22)
  9. A king of fire and light: Louis IX’s tangled legacy (BBC History Extra, with Matthew Gabriele, 1/14/21)

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