Tuesday, May 14, 2013 - 3:00am

In today's Academic Minute, Cornell University's Aaron Sachs examines how many of America’s iconic urban parks had first lives as cemeteries. Sachs is an associate professor of history at Cornell and author of Arcadian America: The Death and Life of an Environmental Tradition. Find out more about him here. A transcript of this podcast can be found here.

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