University, Will, River

This is the 209th 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 22, 2021 – February 28, 2021): Monday: “How to make sure …

Black, Portland, People

This is the 205th 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 (January 25, 2021 – January 31, 2021): Monday: “The Racist History of …

Caste, Black, System

This is the 199th 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 (December 14, 2020 – December 20, 2020): Monday: “John le Carré, author …

Bennett, Environmental, Climate

This is the 184th 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 31, 2020 – September 6, 2020): Centralia, Pennsylvania. Of course …

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 …

Nuclear, Chicago, Also

This is the 115th 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 6, 2019 – May 12, 2019): Environmental, Bees, History – Historical …

Earth, Environmental, Harrisons

This is the 112th 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 (April 14, 2019 – April 21, 2019): Sunday #WordCloud! Der, Die, Und …

Der, Die, Und

This is the 111th 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 (April 8, 2019 – April 14, 2019): Sunday #WordCloud! University, Environmental, History …

History, Environmental, Keystone

This is the 109th 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 25, 2019 – March 31, 2019): What I’m Reading: An Interview …

Comps Notes: Melosi’s Garbage in the Cities

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.  Garbage in the Cities: Refuse, Reform, and the Environment, 1880-1980 Martin V. Melosi Garbage …