Kryder-Reid, Elizabeth

  • Larry J. ZimmermanEmail author
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Basic Biographical Information

Elizabeth Kryder-Reid is a North American anthropological archaeologist known for her interdisciplinary work in landscape studies, museum studies, and issues related to cultural heritage. She earned a Ph.D. in anthropology from Brown University in 1991. From 1989 to 1991, Kryder-Reid served as instructor at the University of Maryland at College Park. From 1991 to 1996, she was a research associate at the Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts, National Gallery of Art, working on the Keywords in American Landscape Design project and then as lecturer at George Mason University. In 1998 she became assistant professor of Anthropology and Museum Studies at the Indiana University School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI (Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis) where she advanced to the rank of professor in 2015. She served as director of the IUPUI Museum Studies Program from 1998 to 2013 and since then as director of the Cultural Heritage Research...

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  1. Kryder-Reid, E. 1994. ‘With manly courage’: Reading the construction of gender in a nineteenth-century religious community. In ‘Those of little note’: Gender, race, and class in historical archaeology, ed. E.M. Scott, 97–114. Tucson: University of Arizona Press.Google Scholar
  2. Kryder-Reid, E. 1998. The archaeology of vision in eighteenth-century Chesapeake Gardens. In Annapolis pasts: Historical archaeology in Annapolis, Maryland, ed. P.A. Shackel, P.R. Mullins, and M.S. Warner, 268–290. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press.Google Scholar
  3. Kryder-Reid, E. 2007. Sites of power and the power of sight: Vision in the California Mission landscapes. In Sites unseen: Landscape and vision, ed. D. Harris and D.M. Ruggles, 181–212. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  4. Kryder-Reid, E. 2010a. Perennially new: Santa Barbara and the origins of the California Mission Garden. Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians 69: 378–405.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  5. Kryder-Reid, E. 2010b. Writing the landscape: Text as representations of and sources for American landscape design history. In Keywords in American landscape design, ed. T. O’Malley. New Haven: Yale University Press. in cooperation with the Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC.Google Scholar
  6. Kryder-Reid, E. 2016. California mission landscapes: Race, memory, and the politics of heritage. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.Google Scholar
  7. Kryder-Reid, E. 2017. Liz Kryder-Reid: Thinking critically about heritage.
  8. Kryder-Reid, E., J.W. Foutz, E. Wood, and L.J. Zimmerman. 2017. ‘I just don’t ever use that word’: Investigating stakeholders’ understanding of heritage. International Journal of Heritage Studies 24 (7): 743–763. (published online June 22, 2017; in print 2018).CrossRefGoogle Scholar

Further Reading

  1. Holzman, L., E. Wood, H. Cusack-McVeigh, Kryder-Reid, E., M. Labode, and L.J. Zimmerman. 2014. A random walk to public scholarship? Exploring our convergent paths, Public: A Journal of Imagining America 2(2).
  2. Kryder-Reid, E. 1996. The construction of sanctity: Landscape and ritual in a religious community. In Landscape archaeology: Reading and interpreting the American historical landscape, ed. R. Yamin and K. Bescherer Metheny, 228–248. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press.Google Scholar
  3. Kryder-Reid, E. 2015. Crafting the past: Mission models and the curation of California heritage. Heritage & Society 8 (1): 60–83.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  4. Kryder-Reid, E. 2019. Do the homeless have heritage? Archaeology and the pedagogy of discomfort. In Pedagogy and practice in heritage studies, ed. S.J. Bender and P.M. Messenger, 129–147. Gainesville: University of Florida Press.Google Scholar
  5. Kryder-Reid, E., and D.F. Ruggles. 1994. Sight and site: Vision in the garden. Special theme issue of the Journal of Garden History 14(1):1–2.Google Scholar
  6. Kryder-Reid, E., and L.J. Zimmerman. 2018. Of, by, and for which people?: Government and contested heritage in the American Midwest. In Cultural contestation: Heritage, identity and the role of government, ed. J. Rodenberg and P. Wagenaar, 239–262. London: Palgrave.CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.IUPUIIndianapolisUSA

Section editors and affiliations

  • Claire Smith
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  1. 1.Department of ArchaeologyFlinders UniversityAdelaideAustralia