College of Humanities & Social Sciences
Featured Faculty: Janet Moore Lindman
Dr. Janet Moore Lindman, Professor of History at Rowan University, has been accepted into the NEH Summer Institute for College & University Teachers to be held this summer at the Newberry Library's D'Arcy McNickle Center for American Indian History. Entitled "From Metacom to Tecumseh: Alliances, Conflicts, and Resistance in Native North America," the institute will examine the complex and shifting alliances between various Indian nations of North America and European colonists competing for land and political ascendancy in regions east of the Mississippi between the years 1675 and 1815.
Dr. Lindman is the author of Bodies of Belief: Baptist Community in Early America (University of Pennsylvania, 2008) and co-editor of A Centre of Wonders: The Body in Early America (Cornell University Press, 2001). She has written several articles and reviews on women, gender, and religion in early America. She is the recipient of fellowships at the McNeil Center for Early American Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, the John Carter Brown Center, the Maryland Historical Society, and the Virginia Historical Society.
Dr. Janet Moore Lindman