Dr. Ellen Hostetter

Associate Professor


McAlister 301A

(501) 450-5078


201 Donaghey Avenue
Honors College and Geography
University of Central Arkansas
Conway, AR 72035
Office: McAlister 301-A
Office Phone: 501-450-5078
Honors College Phone: 501-450-3198
Geography Office Phone: 501-450-3164
FAX: 501-852-2926
E-mail: ehostetter@uca.edu

Areas of Interest

American Studies
Landscape Architecture
Public Housing Policy
American Culture

Courses in Geography
Geography of World Regions

Courses in the Honors College

Ph.D. University of Kentucky
M.A.  University of Kentucky
B.A.  Rutgers University-Douglass College


2011 – “Boomtown Landscapes.” Material Culture: The Journal of the Pioneer America Society, 43 (2): 59 – 79.
2011 – Special Issue Guest Editor with James Hanlon and Christ Post. “Everyday Landscapes: Past and Present, Presence and Absence.” Material Culture: The Journal of the Pioneer America Society, 43 (2): 1 – 5.
2010 – “The Emotions of Racialization: An Examination of Emotion, Race and Landscape through Public Housing in the United States.” GeoJournal 75 (3): 283 – 298.
2007 – “A Story of Disgust.” disClosure. A Journal of Social Theory 16: 15 – 22.
2007 – “Emotions and Landscape.” Bulletin of the Tomkins Institute 5: 1 – 2.
2004 – “Public Gardens of New Jersey: In: The Encyclopedia of New Jersey (edited by Lurie, M. N. and Mappen, N.) Rutgers University Press, New Brunswick, NJ.