Susan “Brynne” Long is a graduate student in the American Civilization program at the University of Delaware. She earned her B.A. in American Studies with a minor in History at Georgetown University. Her current research concerns the local reception of prisoners of war during the American Revolution. Brynne is a lover of all things early America, and often visits historic sites, especially Colonial Williamsburg. She can often be found with a history book in one hand and a cup of earl grey in the other.