Featured Article: Vera Keller on “the Philosophical Gardener”

Vera Keller’s article, “A ‘Wild Swing to Phantsy’: The Philosophical Gardener and Emergent Experimental Philosophy in the Seventeenth-Century Atlantic World,” appears in the September 2021 issue of Isis, where it is free to read for a short time.

Our manuscript assistant, Samuel Green, spoke with Dr. Keller about her research on the connection between “whimsical” pleasure gardens in 17th-century and the practical considerations of large-scale agriculture. Read the full text of their interview here.