Hunter College, CUNY
Historical research and academic editing
- Freelance writer and editor for over 5 years.
- Archival assistant for various academic and cultural organizations, including the New-York Historical Society, History Colorado, and the Denver Public Library.
- Conducted research on Colorado policies concerning reproductive rights and justice for NARAL Pro-Choice Colorado.
Katharine Beer is a writer, editor, and archivist based in New York. She has over 5 years of experience researching and writing about everything from the history of NYC's community gardens to Beyonce's 2018 Coachella performance.
Katharine is trained as a historian, with a focus on the histories of cities and social movements. She has taken courses in data journalism and fact-checking at the Google News Initiative and the Poynter Institute.
Katharine received a B.A. in Comparative Literature and History from Hunter College.