Environmental, Site, Said

This is the seventy-sixth post in my series that explores the most-used words in the top stories shared amongst Environmental Historians and Environmental Humanities scholars on Twitter each week. Here are the top articles amongst environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (August 6 – August 12, 2018): Top court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has long history…

Comps Notes: Robert Craig Brown’s “The Doctrine of Usefulness”

I decided to publish my write-ups from my comprehensive exam reading fields. I am publishing them *as is.* Thus they represent my thoughts as a new PhD student. They were written between September 2011 and July 2012. The full collection is accessible here.  “The Doctrine of Usefulness: Natural Resource and National Park Policy in Canada, 1887-1914”…

Comps Notes: Maher’s Nature’s New Deal

I decided to publish my write-ups from my comprehensive exam reading fields. I am publishing them *as is.* Thus they represent my thoughts as a new PhD student. They were written between September 2011 and July 2012. The full collection is accessible here.  Nature’s New Deal: The Civilian Conservation Corps and the Roots of the American Environmental Movement…

history, Environmental, History

This is the seventy-fifth post in my series that explores the most-used words in the top stories shared amongst Environmental Historians and Environmental Humanities scholars on Twitter each week. Here are the top articles amongst environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (July 30 – August 6, 2018): Museums, migration and environmental history by Karen Schamberger…

Said, Pence, Kiel

This is the seventy-fourth post in my series that explores the most-used words in the top stories shared amongst Environmental Historians and Environmental Humanities scholars on Twitter each week.   Here are the top articles amongst environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (July 23 – July 29, 2018): What's happening you ask? Well, check out…

Comps Notes: Melosi’s Garbage in the Cities

I decided to publish my write-ups from my comprehensive exam reading fields. I am publishing them *as is.* Thus they represent my thoughts as a new PhD student. They were written between September 2011 and July 2012. The full collection is accessible here.  Garbage in the Cities: Refuse, Reform, and the Environment, 1880-1980 Martin V. Melosi Garbage…

Environmental, History, Places

This is the seventy-third post in my series that explores the most-used words in the top stories shared amongst Environmental Historians and Environmental Humanities scholars on Twitter each week. Here are the top articles amongst environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (July 16 – July 22, 2018):   Sunday #WordCloud! Environmental, Climate, Nature https://t.co/oEShwo75oq #envhist…

Environmental, Climate, Nature

This is the seventy-second post in my series that explores the most-used words in the top stories shared amongst Environmental Historians and Environmental Humanities scholars on Twitter each week. Here are the top articles amongst environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (July 9 – July 15, 2018): Only you: the somewhat depressing history of Smokey…

Comps Notes: Piper’s The Industrial Transformation of Subarctic Canada

I decided to publish my write-ups from my comprehensive exam reading fields. I am publishing them *as is.* Thus they represent my thoughts as a new PhD student. They were written between September 2011 and July 2012. The full collection is accessible here.  The Industrial Transformation of Subarctic Canada Liza Piper In The Industrial Transformation of Subarctic…

Canada, EPA, Climate

This is the seventy-first post in my series that explores the most-used words in the top stories shared amongst Environmental Historians and Environmental Humanities scholars on Twitter each week. Here are the top articles amongst environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (July 2 – July 8, 2018): Four sites added to UNESCO’s World Heritage List…