Carnegie Mellon University

Wyatt Erchak

Wyatt Erchak

Graduate Student

  • Porter Hall 225C

Education

  • M.A. in History, Carnegie Mellon University, 2020
  • M.A. History, State University of New York at Albany, 2019
  • B.A. History – Government, Skidmore College, 2012

Interest Area(s)

19th century U.S. history and culture; Atlantic World; American South; Civil War; slavery; revolution; violence and power; memory and tradition; environmental history; history from below; visual storytelling

Awards and Fellowships

  • A. W. Mellon Sawyer Seminar Fellow; Carnegie Mellon University, 2019-2020
  • Joel Tarr Fellowship in History; Carnegie Mellon University, 2019-2020

Advisor

Edda Fields-Black

Scott Sandage