Interview on “The Cult of Individualism”

Listen to an interview with me about my forthcoming book The Cult of Individualism: A History of an Enduring American Myth. The book is due out at the end of next month.

Here’s the Table of Contents:

Chapter 1 Myths, Cults . . . and Cultures

Chapter 2 The Individual in Two American Cultures

Chapter 3 From the Borderlands to Ulster to the Western Colonies to Be American

Chapter 4 Alone in the Wilderness: The Myth of Daniel Boone, the Reality of the Border, the Rise of Jackson, and the Background of John Brown

Chapter 5 How the Other Half Lives

Chapter 6 The Townspeople, the Hero, and Alienation

Chapter 7 Keeping It All Apart

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