Photo of Solana Kline outdoors with two dogs.

Solana Kline

Ph.D. student


Research Interests: Alternative Economies, Public Lands, Recreation, Affect

MSc Thesis Title: Homemaking strategies of Mexican-American home cooks in Pocatello, Idaho.

Dissertation Title: Geographies of Non-Capitalism: Public Lands and Recreation Economies in Reno, Nevada


  • 2018- 2020, Ph.D. Human Geography (transfer departments), University of Nevada Reno, Reno, NV
  • 2016-2018, Complete Ph.D. coursework Cultural Anthropology and Certificate in Gender, Race, and Identity, University of Nevada Reno, Reno, NV
  • 2008, MSc. in Cultural Anthropology (Specialization: Latin American and Caribbean Studies), Universiteit Utrecht, Utrecht, the Netherlands
  • 2006, BA in Cultural Anthropology and International Studies (minor in Spanish), Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID