NiCHE Conversations 2.5: The Legal and Environmental History of Settler Colonialism with Daniel Rück

Book Discussed: The Laws and the Land: The Settler Colonial Invasion of Kahnawà:ke in Nineteenth-Century Canada by Daniel Rück NiCHE Article Discussed: “New Book – The Laws and the Land: The Settler Colonial Invasion of Kahnawà:ke in Nineteenth-Century Canada” by Daniel Rück Feature Image: Kahnawà:ke Sign. Source.

NiCHE Conversations 2.4: White Ghosts and the Transmission of Gendered Whiteness on the Land with Caroline C.E. Abbott

NiCHE Article Discussed: “The Trouble on Hell Hollow Road: White Ghosts, Maternal Grief, and the Gendered Fragility of American Park Mythology” by Caroline C.E. Abbott Feature Image: “Trapped” by Bazule is licensed under CC BY-ND 2.0

Environmental, Climate, Text

This is the 219th 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 10, 2021 – May 16, 2021): Monday: “Writing Health and History …

NiCHE Conversations 1.21: Water and the Infrastructure of Colonialism with Adele Perry

NiCHE Article discussed: “Water and the Infrastructure of Colonialism” by Adele Perry “Map Showing Location of Aqueduct (1918)” by Manitoba Historical Maps is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Species, Bison, ESA

This is the 208th 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 (February 15, 2021 – February 21, 2021): Monday: “Comments on Environmental Impact …

‘Parks Are Not for Profit,’ or Park Mythology and White Denial

By denying the complicated reality of parks, white settler governments and environmental organizations have created a park mythos that privileges their viewpoints, power structures, and profits.

Climate, Said, Will

This is the 190th 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 12, 2020 – October 18, 2020): Monday: “Trump’s environmental shift breaks …

People, Parks, Will

This is the 159th 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 (March 9, 2020 – March 15, 2020): Alberta's 'optimization' of its parks …

Housing, Oakland, People

This is the 157th 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 (February 24, 2020 – March 1, 2020): Interesting info graphic on oldest …