Cynthia J. Van Zandt

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
Phone: (603) 862-2018
Office: History, Horton SSC Rm 411, Durham, NH 03824
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Education

  • Ph.D., History, University of Connecticut
  • M.A., University of Connecticut
  • B.A., University of Virginia

Research Interests

  • Colonial North America
  • Early Modern Atlantic world
  • Native America

Courses Taught

  • HIST 405: History of Early America
  • HIST 425: Foreign Cultures/Beer History
  • HIST 500: Intro to Historical Thinking
  • HIST 600: Adv Exp/Witchcraft in NE
  • HIST 603: European Conquest of N America
  • HIST 662: England in Tudor&Stuart Period
  • HIST 695: Independent Study
  • HIST 939: Readings Early American Hist
  • HIST 949: Colloquium in US History
  • HIST 989: Research Seminar American Hist
  • HIST 997: Dir Read/Early American Hist

Selected Publications

Zandt, C. J. V. (2008). Brothers Among Nations The Pursuit of Intercultural Alliances in Early America, 1580-1660. Oxford University Press.

Van Zandt, C. J. (2003). Mapping and the European Search for Intercultural Alliances in the Colonial World. Early American Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal, 1(2), 72-99. doi:10.1353/eam.2007.0064

Van Zandt, C. J. (1999). Cartographic encounters: Perspectives on Native American mapmaking and map use. WILLIAM AND MARY QUARTERLY, 56(3), 620-622. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Van Zandt, C. (n.d.). Waiting at Ebenezer: Regicides, New England, and the Restoration Underground, 1640-1685.

Van Zandt, C. J. (n.d.). The Gunpowder Plot, Antipopery, and the Establishment of Virginia. In E. Haefeli (Ed.), Against Popery and Slavery:
Anti-Catholicism and Liberty in the British-American World, c.1530-1830
. Charlotesville: University of Virginia Press.