This is the sixteenth 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.

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Here are the top articles amongst environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (June 19 – June 25, 2017):

Monday: “Canadian History Roundup – Week of June 11, 2017” by Andrea Eidinger, Unwritten Histories

Tuesday: To my colleagues, on the death of their students’ grandmother(s)” by Acclimatrix, Tenure, She Wrote

Wednesday: Unlocking the Vault; making the most of scientific collections,” Palaeo Manchester

Thursday: The black Victorians: astonishing portraits unseen for 120 years” by Sean O’Hagan, The Guardian

Friday: Blooming marvellous: the world’s first female photographer – and her botanical beauties” by Joanna Moorhead, The Guardian 

Saturday: Historian pulls out of Chalke Valley festival over lack of diversity” by Danuta Kean, The Guardian

Sunday: Enough of the old excuses for whites-only history” by David Olusoga, The Guardian

Top Words

1. history

2. new

3. week

4. festival 

5. time 

6. images

7. Museum

8. one

9. Canadian

10. people

11. blog

Published by Jessica M. DeWitt

Dr. Jessica M. DeWitt is an environmental historian of Canada and the United States. She is passionate about the use of digital technologies to bridge the gap between the public and researchers. In addition to her community and professional work, she offers various editing and social media consultancy services.

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