Gene Procknow authors a multidisciplinary writers blog on the American Revolution, leadership development, Vermont and on occaisons nature’s poetry. Gene’s passion for researching and interpreting the American War of Independence emanated from living among Revolutionary War sites in Boston, New Jersey and Vermont. Procknow is a frequent contributor to the Journal of the American Revolution and his articles appear in the 2015, 2016 and 2017 Annual Volumes of the Journal of the American Revolution. His research concentrations include interpreting the Revolution from a non-American point of view, better understanding the Revolution’s global aspects and in Ethan Allen and the creation of Vermont. He is the author of the Mad River Gazetteer, which traces the naming of prominent Vermont place names to Revolutionary War patriots.
Gene is a frequent speaker and lecturer on his Revolutionary War research. He gave the key note address at the 241st anniversary of the Battle of Brooklyn and regulary gives lectures to historical societies and American Revolution groups.
He is a member of the Organization of American Historians, the Museum of the American Revolution and the Society of the History of the Early American Republic. Procknow is married with two sons and lives in Washington, DC.