Kate Brown

Kate Brown is associate professor of history at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, and the author of Plutopia (2013).

Written by Kate Brown

Essay/
Poverty and development
The harvests of Chernobyl

Thirty years after the nuclear disaster, local berry-pickers earn a good living. What’s the hidden cost of their wares?

Kate Brown & Olha Martynyuk

Essay/
Ecology and environmental sciences
A people’s truth

The Hanford nuclear site was meant to be safe for its neighbours. Now they are fighting the experts to tell their story

Kate Brown