Kate Wersan

wersan@wisc.edu

Field:
U.S. History and Environmental History

Advisor:
William J. Cronon

MA Title:
"The Cosmopolitan Gardener and the Early Melon: Reading 'The American Gardener's Calendar' as an Early American Horticultural Heuristic"

Working Dissertation Title:
“Between the Clock and the Calendar: An Environmental History of American Time-keeping from the Enlightenment to Modernity”

Research Interests:
Early America, land use, land tenure, vernacular landscapes

Grad