In the Mormon Studies Weekly Round-Up, we try to present some of the most interesting and fun news items concerning Mormonism from the past week. We also link to any relevant conferences, book announcements, and calls for papers. This week, a New York rapper and former TV and movie star tweets a quote from Gordon B. Hinckley while a former NFL quarterback comes out publicly in support of gay rights. Matt Bowman also chronicles the strange world of the Mormon supernatural and Blair Hodges provides a helpful guide to debates about the viability of Mormon studies as discipline.
General Mormon History
The Book of Mormon, Classroom Edition
Not Mormon History per se, but still a good read and interesting for anyone fascinated with the process of writing history:
And for those of you looking for conferences to present at: