This is the twentieth 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 10 – July 16, 2017):

Monday: “Bibliography on critical approaches to toxics and toxicity” by Max Liboiron, Discard Studies: Social Studies of Waste, Pollution, & Externalities 

Tuesday: A Brief History of Veterinary Medicine,” Stuff You Missed in History Class

Wednesday: #EnvHist Worth Reading: June 2017” by Jessica DeWitt, Network in Canadian History and Environment (NiCHE)

Thursday: Aboriginal languages in Canada can and should be made official, expert says” by All Points West, CBC News, British Columbia

Friday: How Indigenous music from the 1970s echoes today’s struggles” by Editorial Staff, CBC Music

Saturday: Academic Blackballing” by Sandy Grande, Inside Higher Ed

Sunday: A traveling neon salesman’s sample-case, 1935,” BoingBoing

Top Words

1. Press

2. University

3. Environmental

4. Toxic

5. environmental

6. History

7. American

8. history

9. Health

10. Journal

11. 0


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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