Jana Weiss

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Jana Weiß is currently a Visiting Fellow at the Max Kade Institute for German-American Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, funded by the German Research Foundation. Her postdoctoral project focuses on the history of beer in the United States prior to Prohibition and its evolution from a German cultural asset to an Americanized mass product. Her research interests also include American political and religious history in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries

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