Though ideas of nationalism were directed to a much larger environment, and influenced by broader cultural currents, they were cultivated at the local level. As part of a dissertation that examines the local productions of nationalism, this project engages how parochial religious communities, especially patriotic sermons, influenced Americans' ideas of their country.
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31 October 2012 this event is free Brown Bag
The Theology of Citizenship: Local Preachers and the Production of Nationalism in Early America12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Benjamin Park, University of Cambridge