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Call for Papers for the 12th Biennial Conference of the International Society for Ethnology and Folklore (SIEF), 21-25 June 2015, Zagreb, Croatia
Olive Futures: Ethnographies of a Delicious Kind
Notes from Underground: The Depths of Environmental Arts, Culture and Justice
Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE) 11th Biennial Conference
June 23- 27, 2015, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: DECEMBER 7, 2014
CONFERENCE WEBSITE: http://www.aslebiennialconference.com/
The Graduate Student Caucus of the American Society for Environmental History (ASEH) invites graduate students in environmental history to apply for the third annual Graduate Student Writing Workshop, to be held at the ASEH annual meeting in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, March 19 2015, from 3:30 to 5:00pm.
Colleagues, ASU is looking for someone to fill a joint appointment in environmental humanities and sustainability. We are looking for someone who is publicly engaged and committed to interdisciplinary collaboration. For qualifications and application information, see the H-NET job posting at: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=50223
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