Colonial Americas Workshop - "War and Natural Knowledge in the Early Republic, 1775-1861"

Colonial Americas Workshop
Event date: 
March 29, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Cameron B. Strang
University of Nevada, Reno
Seminar Series: 
Colonial and Revolutionary Americas Workshop
Co-Sponsored by: 
Program in American Studies

"War and Natural Knowledge in the Early Republic, 1775-1861"

Cameron Strang, University of Nevada, Reno

There is a pre-circulated, password-protected paper for this workhop. To receive the password, please email Jennifer Loessy at

Cameron B. Strang is assistant professor of early American history at the University of Nevada, Reno, and is currently a member at the Institute for Advanced Study. His articles include prize-winning pieces in The William and Mary Quarterly and The Journal of American History, and he is co-editor of a special edition of Early American Studies on the environment in early America. He is currently completing his first book, Frontiers of Science: Imperialism and Natural Knowledge in the Gulf South Borderlands, 1500-1850. He is also working on a second book project, a history of Native American explorers. During the 2016-17 academic year, Strang is a fellow at the Institute of Advanced Study.

Jennifer Loessy
Area of Interest: 
Colonialism & Post Colonialism
United States
17th & 18th Centuries
19th Century