Alice King

Field & Specialties

Early American History


UVA M.A. Thesis: “Pyquaagg nowe called Wythersfeild”: Connecticut River Communities and Conflict in the Pequot War.

M.Sc. University of Edinburgh, American History, 2017

Dissertation: ‘Flintlock, Tomahawk, Pen: King Philip’s War Narratives in Comparison.’

Scottish M.A. University of Edinburgh, History, 2016


I am the managing editor for the department's graduate student history journal, Essays in History. Submissions of articles, historiographical essays, and book reviews welcome at 

Current Research

I'm currently working on my dissertation about tributary networks and colonialism along the Connecticut River Valley during the seventeenth century.