Why I Won’t Be Quiet

My colleagues are afraid our employer will retaliate against their free speech, so I’m gonna keep talking…and tweeting

My byline is uniform across the internet — L.D. Burnett — so many of my readers here have probably found me from my Twitter feed or my posts at the U.S. Intellectual History blog or my editorial work at The Mudsill.

Some readers here may have found me through a couple of my essays published recently in The Chronicle Review: “Right-Wing Trolls Attacked Me. My Administration



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L.D. Burnett

Writer and historian from / in California’s Great Central Valley. Book, “Western Civilization: The History of an American Idea,” under contract w/ UNC Press.