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Areas of Specialty
Early American/Atlantic World history, History of Connecticut, Public History
State Historian Website
Current Research Interests
Alchemy, & the Creation of New England Culture in the 17th Century; John Winthrop, Jr. (1606-1676); The Connecticut Diaspora: Outmigration to Vermont, New York and the Western Reserve, 1763-1820; Music as a Medium of Intercultural Communication.
Co-authored with Alan Marcus and Jeremy Stoddard: Teaching History with Museums: Strategies for K-12 Social Studies, Routledge Press, December 2011. http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9780415891653/
Prospero’s America: John Winthrop, Jr., Alchemy, and the Creation of New England Culture, 1606-1676, Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture and the University of North Carolina Press, Spring 2010.
“The Alchemy of Alchemy”, William and Mary Quarterly 60.4 October, 2003, 920-924
“New England’s Other Witch-Hunt: The Hartford Witch-hunt of the 1660s and Changing Patterns in Witchcraft Prosecution,” Organization of American HistoriansMagazine of History vol. 17.4, July, 2003