Irish, Climate, Environmental

This is the eighty-third 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 (September 24 – September 30, 2018): Cambridge University scientists create ancient tree ring diary …

Southern, South, Allman

This is the eighty-first 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 (September 10 – September 16, 2018): Project Muse: Growing Roots in Rocky Soil: …

Comps Notes: Melville’s A Plague of Sheep

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.  A Plague of Sheep: Environmental Consequences of the Conquest of Mexico Elinor G.K. Melville …