Serena Zabin: Publications


“War, Violence, and Gender in Colonial and Revolutionary North America, in Oxford Handbook on Gender, War and the Western World since 1650 (Oxford University Press, forthcoming 2017).

“Women and Boston Massacre,” in Women in the American Revolution, (University of Virginia Press, forthcoming 2016)

“Women, Trade, and the Roots of Consumer Societies,” in Oxford Handbook of American Women’s and Gender History (Oxford University Press, forthcoming 2016)

Dangerous Economies: Status and Commerce in British New York (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2009; University Press Audiobooks, 2010; paperback, 2011).

“Women’s Trading Networks and Dangerous Economies in British New York City,” Early American Studies, 4.2, Fall, 2006. (excerpted in Karen O. Kupperman, Major Problems in American Colonial History, 3rd edition, 2012)

The New York Conspiracy Trials of 1741: Daniel Horsmanden’s “Journal of the Proceedings (Bedford Books of St. Martin’s Press, 2004).

“Iudeae Benemerenti: Towards a Study of Jewish Women in the Western Roman Empire,” Phoenix 50, 1996, pages 262-282.


An Intimate History of the Boston Massacre, book manuscript in progress.