Amelia Brackett

Amelia Brackett works to connect academic and public history for public education and environmental protection. Her dissertation research at the University of Colorado, Boulder explores places where wildlife and humans share space such as the mountain towns of Colorado. Other recent projects include the story of neighborhood activism in the face of postwar deindustrialization in Chicago, the history of apple trees as an economic resource and a source of identity for the Boulder Apple Tree Project, and historic preservation for the city of Louisville, CO.