Other Writing

Jim Rasenberger has written for The New York Times, Vanity Fair, the Wilson Quarterly, and Smithsonian, among other publications.

SELECTED ARTICLES

THE LA TIMES

FOX NEWS

NEW YORK TIMES

AMERICAN HERITAGE MAGAZINE

WILSON QUARTERLY

  • Happy Campers | Summer 2008
    Why do we send children weaned on video games into the woods with knives and kindling? A perplexed father considers the beloved American tradition that is summer camp.

SALON

  • Barack Obama and the Springfield race riot | Februrary 10, 2007
    Springfield, Ill., where Barack Obama officially announces his presidential campaign on Saturday, has a tortured racial history. What happened, and what it could mean for Obama
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SMITHSONIAN

  • 1908 | January, 2008
    Aeroplanes! Skyscrapers! The race to the North Pole! Mobile phones? Return to the year when astonishing inventions, predictions, stunts and breakthroughs propelled America into the modern age