Greenwood, Tulsa, Black

This is the 221st 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 (May 24, 2021 – May 30, 2021): Monday: “To Wrench or Not …

Black, People, Will

This is the 218th 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 (May 3, 2021 – May 9, 2021): Monday: “Reaching ‘Herd Immunity’ Is …

Climate, Data, Historical

This is the 189th 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 5, 2020 – October 11, 2020): #Amazon near tipping point of …

Introducing NiCHE Conversations

Note: This post originally appeared on the Network in Canadian History and Environment. I am happy to announce a new NiCHE initiative: NiCHE Conversations! NiCHE Conversations will be 10-20 minute casual conversations with NiCHE contributors about their NiCHE contributions. These conversations will build upon an author’s blog post(s). In these conversations I will ask contributors …

Place as Future: Revisited

Note: This post originally appeared on Environmental Mental History Now as part of their two-year anniversary week. When I wrote my first essay on Problems of Place nearly two years ago, I didn’t fully realize that I was publicly chronicling my transition away from academia. I was in denial. If I think back in time to December 2018, …

Said, Climate, California

This is the 185th 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 (September 7, 2020 – September 13, 2020): TS Eliot estate steps in …

Scholar, Urban, Environmental

This is the 183rd 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 (August 24, 2020 – August 30, 2020): An interesting paper on social …

University, Climate, Professor

This is the 181st 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 (August 10, 2020 – August 16, 2020): More Than 2,000 Activists and …

The Precarity That Binds Us

This post originally appeared on the Network in Canadian History and Environment (NiCHE) as the second in a series asking how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected, or might affect, research, writing, and scholarly work in the environmental humanities. I don’t have access to a university library. I have no idea when I will be able to go …