Last month, we introduced you to some of the scholars who will be presenting at our upcoming symposium on Cotton Mather. Now we'd like you to meet a couple more.
Dr. Harry Clark Maddux
Harry Clark Maddux is the Director of Service-Learning at Appalachian State University. He earned his Ph.D. in American Studies from Purdue University in 2001, and has served as teaching faculty at Tennessee State University and, most recently, Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, Tennessee, where he was an associate professor of English. The volume editor of Ezra-Psalms in the Biblia Americana series, Clark has been awarded research fellowships from the Beinecke Library, the Huntington Library, the Herzog August Bibliothek in Wolfenbuettel, Germany, and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Prof. Francis Bremer
Francis J. Bremer is Professor of History Emeritus at Millersville University of Pennsylvania. He also taught as a Visiting Professor at NYU and was a fellow at Oxford and Cambridge universities in England and Trinity College in Ireland. He is the author of numerous books and articles on seventeenth-century puritanism in the Atlantic world, most recently First Founders: Puritans and Puritanism in the Atlantic World (2012) and Building a New Jerusalem: John Davenport, a Puritan in Three Worlds (2012).
Keep an eye out for more featured presenters as the date approaches.
For more information about Mather Redux, visit our Program & Workshop Schedule page.