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Conference: Unofficial Histories 2015: 5-6 June 2015, Amsterdam

Dear Friends,
You are warmly invited to join us for the fourth annual Unofficial Histories conference, 5th-6th June 2015.
Unofficial Histories is a public conference to discuss how the past is used and presented in society, from the university and public arenas, to popular culture and everyday life.
It aims to open up to examination the ways in which historians, curators, writers, journalists, artists, archivists, geographers, film-makers, musicians, playwrights, activists and enthusiasts prod

DEADLINE TODAY! CFP: New Paths in the Environmental History of North American and the Ohio Valley


New Paths in the Environmental History of North America and the Ohio Valley

October 8-10, 2015

Louisville, Kentucky

Conference Conveners:

David Stradling (University of Cincinnati)

Mark Hersey (Mississippi State University)

Robert J. Mayhew
Nathan Sayre

Sayre on Mayhew, 'Malthus: The Life and Legacies of an Untimely Prophet'

Robert J. Mayhew. Malthus: The Life and Legacies of an Untimely Prophet. Cambridge: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2014. 304 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-72871-4.

Reviewed by Nathan Sayre (Department of Geography, University of California-Berkeley)
Published on H-HistGeog (April, 2015)
Commissioned by Robert M. Wilson

A Less Dismal Malthus