Feb 11, 2012

Transatlantic contacts

A new project I'm part of at Heidelberg: The Jonathan Edwards Center Germany. From the blog there:

"All too often, we find, transatlantic contacts are ignored, or, if mentioned, conceptualized only in terms of "early influences" on the English-speaking main protagonists. Rather than understanding the relationship as one between contemporaries, as a give and take, to be thought of in terms of a network, there's a simple, linear narrative of Americanization, according to which European church traditions eventually metamorphosed into something new and distinctively American in the New World."

Read more @ www.jonathanedwardsgermany.org/blog.