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First Name
Elizabeth
Last Name
Bouldin
Affiliation
Florida Gulf Coast University
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Keywords
early modern women, gender, religion, prophecy, Quakerism, the Enlightenment, children and youth, education
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About Me

I am an associate professor at Florida Gulf Coast University, where I teach early modern history. My first book, Women Prophets and Radical Protestantism in the British Atlantic World, 1640-1730, was published by Cambridge University Press in 2015. I am currently completing a book project entitled Teachers of the Light: Quaker Women Educators in the Age of Reason.

Recent Publications

Monograph:

Women Prophets and Radical Protestantism in the British Atlantic World, 1640–1730. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015.

Articles and Book Chapters:

“‘That Dreadful Distemper’: Smallpox, Quakers, and Inoculation in Enlightenment Britain,” Huntington Library Quarterly, forthcoming.

“‘The Days of Thy Youth’: Eighteenth-Century Quaker Women and the Socialization of Children.” In New Critical Studies on Early Quaker Women, edited by Catie Gill and Michele Lise Tarter, 202–220. New York: Oxford University Press, 2018.

“‘A Good Martha?’ Female Leadership and Domestic Life in Radical Pietistic Communities,” Journal of Early Modern History 22, nos. 1–2 (2018): 28–48.

“In Search of ‘Fellow Pilgrims’: Radical Protestants and Transconfessional Exchanges in Europe and the British Atlantic, c. 1670–1730,” Church History 83, no. 3 (2014): 590–617.

“Women Prophets.” In Oxford Bibliographies in Atlantic History. Edited by Trevor Burnard. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012.

 

Media Coverage
Country Focus
Britain and the British Atlantic
Expertise by Geography
Expertise by Chronology
17th century, 18th century
Expertise by Topic