May, Will, Biden

This is the 166th 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 27, 2020 – May 3, 2020): https://twitter.com/postcolsandwich/status/1254785402449227786 Monday: “National Archives makes […]

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 […]

Said, Trees, Tree

This is the 151st 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 13, 2020 – January 19, 2020): Half of UK universities have […]

Do Not Look Into the Manly Void: Horsbrugh, Pittsburgh, and Point State Park

Sometimes a source just clicks. Sometimes the writer just jumps from the page and one begins to feel like they know the individual personally. This is how I feel about ol’ Patrick Horsbrugh–or Patty, as I like to call him– an architect and urban planner who, in 1963, published the report, Pittsburgh Perceived: A Critical Review of […]