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Emily Romeo

  • Term Faculty
  • PhD
  • History
  • Faculty
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  • SAC 420​

Dr. Romeo received her Ph.D. from the University of Chicago where she began her research on the lives of women in seventeenth and early eighteenth-century America. Her upcoming book, The Virtuous and Violent Women of Seventeenth-Century Massachusetts (University of Massachusetts Press, 2019) explores women’s expressions of violence in the context of the social, cultural, and religious upheavals of that period.


  • Early American History
  • Women’s History
  • Histories of Violence
  • Gender and Sexuality