MW 12:30pm - 2:20pm
Provides an in-depth look at the Salem witchcraft crisis of 1692 as part of a larger examination of seventeenth century New England history. Themes include: settlement, the intellectual and religious foundations of New England society, the role of politics, economics, and Indian wars, witchcraft trials, and why most of the accused were women.
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
August 2, 2019 - 9:15pm