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First Name
Tricia
Last Name
Peone
Affiliation
New Hampshire Humanities
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Keywords
witchcraft, magic, occultism, natural philosophy, alchemy, ghosts, early modern Atlantic world, new england, new hampshire, colonial North America
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About Me

Tricia Peone holds a PhD in early American history with a specialization in early modern science. Her research interests include the history of magic, witchcraft, and the occult. Dr. Peone’s work examines the ways that people interpreted their experiences with unexplained or unusual phenomena in the early modern period. In addition to teaching, she has also worked as a historical consultant in the cultural resources industry. She currently works for New Hampshire Humanities, where she manages public programs.

Recent Publications
Media Coverage
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
North America, United Kingdom, United States
Expertise by Chronology
17th century, 18th century, Early Modern
Expertise by Topic
American Founding Era, Gender, Local & Regional, Public History, Religion, Science, Women