Phyllis Mack

Professor of History

Rutgers University

Phyllis Mack is Professor of History at Rutgers University.  Her research lies in European history, women's history, and history of religion. She is interested in 17th-18th century popular religion and gender in England and America. She is the author of Visionary women: Ecstatic Prophecy in Seventeenth-Century England (1992), which won the Berkshire Conference of Women Historians Book Prize in 1993. Besides articles in referred journals and several book chapters, Professor Mack has edited the volume entitled In God's Name: Genocide and Religion in the Twentieth Century, co-edited with Omer Bartov (2001). Heart Religion in the British Enlightenment: Gender and emotion in early Methodism was published by Cambridge University Press in 2008.