OAH Distinguished Lecturer Profile

OAH Distinguished Lectureship program 40 years 1981-2021

Nicole Eustace

Portrait of Nicole Eustace

Nicole Eustace is a professor of history at New York University, where she has leadership roles in both the history of women and gender program and the Atlantic history workshop. A historian of the early modern Atlantic and the early United States, she specializes in the history of emotion. She is the author of Passion Is the Gale: Emotion, Power, and the Coming of the American Revolution (2008) and 1812: War and the Passions of Patriotism (2012), coeditor of Warring for America: Cultural Contests in the Era of 1812 (2017), and author of the forthcoming Covered with Night: A Story of Murder and Indigenous Justice in Early America (2021).

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