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Scholars Day: April 11, 2012

Cotton Mather and the Salem Witchcraft Crisis

This presentation will explore the role that Cotton Mather played in the Salem Witchcraft Crisis, arguing that, contrary to the portrayal of other historians, he did not start the crisis nor seek to expand it.


Please note that presentation times are approximate. If you are interested in attending sessions with multiple presentations, please be in the room at the start of the session.
Presenter: Rebecca Smith (Undergraduate Student)
Topic: History
Location: 219 Hartwell
Time: 10:45 am Session II

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