Comps Notes: Crosby’s The Columbian Exchange: Biological and Cultural Consequences of 1492

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. Two of the most important attributes of Alfred W. Crosby’s The Columbian Exchange: Biological and Cultural […]

Tasos, Said, People

This is the thirty-ninth 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 (November 20– November 26, 2017): “It’s sad to say, but we are now […]