Julia Dauer

Julia Dauer
330 North Orchard Street, Room Room 2110
Madison WI 53715
Joined WID: 2016

Natural history, first-person prose, and the category of the "person" in American literature to 1830


Julia enjoys reading, writing, swimming, making things, and looking at the trees. She grew up in Kentucky.


  • B.A., English and Classics, Skidmore College
  • M.A., English, University of Wisconsin–Madison 


  • Institute for Research in the Humanities
  • Modern Language Association
  • C19: The Society of Nineteenth Century Americanists
  • Society of Early Americanists 


  • Dana Allen Dissertation Fellowship, Institute for Research in the Humanities (2016)
  • Albert M. Greenfield Dissertation Fellowship, Library Company of Philadelphia (2015)