Dear Environmental Historians,
Dear Environmental Historians,
CFP: (In)visibility and Pollution: Making ‘Sense’ of Toxic Hazards and Environmental Justice
Third Annual ‘Toxic Expertise’ Workshop
15-16 May, 2018
University of Warwick
The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
5 February 2018 to 12 February 2018. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Environment.
ASEH Graduate Caucus Presents a
Call for Participants
Proposal Deadline: February 21, 2018
Twitter Conference Dates: March 8 and 9th, 2018
Co-Sponsored by Network in Canadian History and Environment (NiCHE) and the NiCHE New Scholars Committee
There will be an energy history dinner for anyone attending the American Society for Environmental History annual conference this spring in Riverside, California. This dinner is open to anyone interested in or curious about the history of energy. We will meet Friday, March 16 at 7pm on the steps of the Riverside Convention Center and then walk to a local restaurant.
Should you wish to attend please RSVP to: email@example.com.
Kristin Reynolds, Nevin Cohen. Beyond the Kale: Urban Agriculture and Social Justice Activism in New York City. Geographies of Justice and Social Transformation Series. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2016. 216 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-4950-3; $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-4949-7.
Reviewed by Robert Gioielli (University of Cincinnati) Published on H-Environment (April, 2018) Commissioned by David T. Benac (Western Michigan University)
Cheri Register. The Big Marsh: The Story of a Lost Landscape. St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2016. Illustrations. 288 pp. $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-87351-995-3.
Reviewed by Molly Rozum (University of South Dakota) Published on H-Environment (April, 2018) Commissioned by David T. Benac (Western Michigan University)
Miranda Johnson. The Land Is Our History: Indigeneity, Law, and the Settler State. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. Illustrations. 248 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-060006-8; $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-060002-0.
Reviewed by John Sandlos (Memorial University of Newfoundland) Published on H-Environment (February, 2018) Commissioned by David T. Benac
Jeff Karnicky. Scarlet Experiment: Birds and Humans in America. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2016. 246 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-9498-1.
Reviewed by Amy Coale (Florida State University) Published on H-Environment (January, 2018) Commissioned by David T. Benac
Paul David Blanc. Fake Silk: The Lethal History of Viscose Rayon. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2016. 328 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-20466-7.
Reviewed by Amy Hay (University of Texas Rio Grande Valley) Published on H-Environment (January, 2018) Commissioned by David T. Benac
Roundtable Review Vol. 1, No. 2 (2011)
Author: Naomi Oreskes & Erik M. Conway
Title: Merchants of Doubt: How a Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues from Tobacco Smoke to Global Warming
Commentators: Spencer R. Weart, Mark Carey, Neil M. Maher, Ronald E. Doel
Editor: Jacob Darwin Hamblin