Essays and Interviews Archive

Published essays:

2021

  1. How Medieval Ethiopia Discovered Europe (Smithsonian Magazine, 6/29/21)
  2. On Singing after Covid (CNN, 6/29/21)
  3. Down syndrome and school inclusion: The Utah Cheerleader (CNN, 6/18/21)
  4. Summer Slowdown for kids (CNN, 6/9/21)
  5. STEM won’t save us without Humanities (CNN, 5/27/21)
  6. Objective History and the Tulsa Massacre (The Nation, 5/28/21)
  7. Vaccine Carrots, Vaccine Sticks (CNN, 5/14/21)
  8. Vaccinate Disabled Kids First (USA Today, 5/6/21)
  9. The work of history (with Matt Gabriele, Washington Post, 5/3/21)
  10. Antivaxxers and Yellow Stars (CNN, 4/27/21)
  11. The Real History of the Black Death (Smithsonian, 3/25/21)
  12. Always March; Never St. Patrick’s Day (The Current, 3/17/21)
  13. The Goals Should Lead (The Nation, 3/9/21)
  14. We can’t grieve alone (CNN, 2/11/21)
  15. 38 Reasons to Investigate Trump (GEN, 1/17/21)
  16. What’s Next: K-12 Education after Covid (CNN, 1/12/21)

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