Puerto, November, Land

This is the 142nd post in my series that explores the most-used words in the top stories shared among Environmental Historians and Environmental Humanities scholars on Twitter each week. Here are the top articles among environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (November 4, 2019 – November 10, 2019): TODAY IN HISTORY (NOVEMBER 10)…

Comps Notes: Hoganson’s Fighting for American Manhood

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. Fighting for American Manhood: How Gender Politics Provoked the Spanish-American and Philippine-American Wars…

University, Climate, Scientists

This is the 141st post in my series that explores the most-used words in the top stories shared among Environmental Historians and Environmental Humanities scholars on Twitter each week. Here are the top articles among environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (November 4, 2019 – November 10, 2019): How bad is this drought…

Comps Notes: Hall’s The American Empire and the Fourth World

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 American Empire and the Fourth World: The Bowl with One Spoon Anthony…

Rights, Environmental, World

This is the 140th post in my series that explores the most-used words in the top stories shared among Environmental Historians and Environmental Humanities scholars on Twitter each week. Here are the top articles among environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (October 28, 2019 – November 3, 2019): Climate change is the worst…

Comps Notes: Anderson and Hill’s The Not So Wild, Wild West

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 Not So Wild, Wild West: Property Rights on the Frontier Terry L….

Gas, Leak, January

This is the 139th post in my series that explores the most-used words in the top stories shared among Environmental Historians and Environmental Humanities scholars on Twitter each week. Here are the top articles among environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (October 21, 2019 – October 27, 2019): I wrote about attending a…

Comps Notes: Elofson’s Frontier Cattle Ranching

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. Frontier Cattle Ranching: In the Land and Times of Charlie Russell Warren M. Elofson…

Climate, People, Political

This is the 138th post in my series that explores the most-used words in the top stories shared among Environmental Historians and Environmental Humanities scholars on Twitter each week. Here are the top articles among environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (October 14, 2019 – October 20, 2019): High climate variability and increasing…

Comps Notes: White’s “It’s Your Misfortune and None of My Own”

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. “It’s Your Misfortune and None of My Own:” A New History of the…