The Natural History of Memory: London seminar, May 17, 2014

The Natural History of Memory Inaugural Seminar (hosted by the Cultural Memory Seminar Series, sponsored by the Department of English, Linguistics, and Cultural Studies, University of Westminster) 

Venue: G37, Senate House

Date: 17th May, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.  

Speakers:

Professor Anna Reading (King’s College London), 'Where Do Clouds Come From? A Natural History of Digital Memory’ 

Dr Frank Uekoetter (University of Birmingham), 'The Boll Weevil, the Post-Slavery Plantation, and the Global World of Monoculture’ 

The Natural History of Memory: London seminar, May 17, 2014

 The Natural History of Memory Inaugural Seminar

(hosted by the Cultural Memory Seminar Series, sponsored by the Department of English, Linguistics, and Cultural Studies, University of Westminster) 

Venue: G37, Senate House

Date: 17th May, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.  

Speakers: Professor Anna Reading (King’s College London),  'Where Do Clouds Come From? A Natural History of Digital Memory’ 

Dr Frank Uekoetter (University of Birmingham), 'The Boll Weevil, the Post-Slavery Plantation, and the Global World of Monoculture’ 

Cross Post, H-Environment Review Wellock on Melosi, "Atomic Age America"

Martin V. Melosi.  Atomic Age America.  Boston  Pearson, 2012.  xvii
+ 366 pp.  $62.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-205-74254-7.

Reviewed by Thomas Wellock (US Nuclear Regulatory Commission)
Published on H-Environment (April, 2014)
Commissioned by David T. Benac

Hope, Promise, and Risk in the Nuclear Era

Martin Melosi, a professor of history at the University of Houston
and former American Society for Environmental History president, has
produced a new textbook on the United States in the era of nuclear

CfP: Computing and the environment

Call for Papers

Computing and the environment
International workshop

Location: Université Pierre et Marie Curie (UMPC)'s marine research laboratory, Banyuls-sur-Mer, France

Date: 2-4 October, 2014

Organizers: David Aubin (UPMC), Yves Bouvier (Paris-Sorbonne), Patrick Garda (UPMC), Nestor Herran (UPMC), Christophe Lecuyer (UPMC), and Laura Maxim (CNRS)

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