What is the current state of hemispheric American ecocritical studies? Where is the discipline headed?
Workshop organized by Benjamin Beuerle, German Historical Institute Moscow; Katja Doose and Jonathan Oldfield, University of Birmingham
For humankind, energy production and consumption present a double-edged sword. On the one hand, we need energy to survive; on the other hand, the production of energy with current technology poses a threat to our very survival as it is not sustainable from a long-term perspective.
The Graduate Research Meet (GRM), an annual national seminar and researchers’ conference is stepping into its fifth edition this year. Organized by doctoral students in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences at IIT Guwahati, the Graduate Research Meet (GRM) is held annually with the aim to bring together scholars researching in the various disciplines of the humanities and social sciences across universities and institutions.
We are looking for historian(s) interested in joining a roundtable to talk about their experiences in activism oriented against the environmental policies of the Trump Administration. The roundtable proposal will go in for the next American Society for Environmental History meeting, in Columbus OH April 11-13 2019, which has as its theme "Using Enviro History: Rewards and Risks." https://aseh.net/conference-workshops/columbus-ohio/call-for-proposals-1 Thus far the panel includes mysel
Hello Southern California water enthusiasts!
Georg Fischer (Aarhus/Denmark) and Frederik Schulze (Münster/Germany) seek papers for a panel on prospection and inventarization of natural resources for the 3rd World Congress of Environmental History (Convergences: The Global South and the Global North in the Era of Great Acceleration). The congress will be held from July 22-26, 2019 at the Federal University of Santa Catarina (Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, UFSC), Florianópolis, Brazil.
As part of the ongoing development of the Global Maritime History project, we have launched our new Book Reviews Section.
Dr Erin Spinney has been appointed the Book Reviews Editor.
In order for a book to be reviewed: