Environmental History Tag

Force of Nature Masters Scholarship

Masters scholarship for the Royal Forest & Bird Protection Society’s Force of Nature Centennial History Project (2020) The Force of Nature Masters Scholarship is a one-off scholarship to give a graduate student an opportunity to contribute to the centennial history of Forest & Bird. The student...

History’s Terrain: Locating Memory, Understanding Landscape

This public symposium will explore how place and memory shape the way we think about landscapes, the past and the present. Drawing together scholars and practitioners, the symposium showcases new research into encounters with place, collecting cultures, natural history and nature writing, and sites of...

New Book: The Allure of Fungi

Although relatively little known, fungi provide the links and flows between the terrestrial organisms and ecosystems that underpin our functioning planet. The Allure of Fungi presents fungi through multiple perspectives – those of mycologists and ecologists, foragers and forayers, naturalists and farmers, aesthetes and artists, philosophers...

Job at University of Pennsylvania in Environmental Humanities

From Etienne Benson Assistant Professor in Environmental Humanities The School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor appointment in environmental humanities, broadly interpreted to embrace disciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches from the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences. We...

International Journal of Environmental History
New Journal – International Review of Environmental History – free online

New Journal International Review of Environmental History free online ANU ePress International Review of Environmental History takes an interdisciplinary and global approach to environmental history. It publishes on all thematic and geographical topics of environmental history, but especially encourages articles with perspectives focussed on or developed from the southern hemisphere and...

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Symposium CfP: Foreign Bodies, Intimate Ecologies: Transformations in Environmental History

Symposium call for papers Foreign Bodies, Intimate Ecologies: Transformations in Environmental History 11-13 February, 2016 Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia foreignbodiesintimateecologies.net | #FBIE2016 Environmental history has experienced significant transformations in recent years, driven by a new sense of urgency created by contemporary environmental crises and greater degrees of interdisciplinary engagement. This international...

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European Society for Environmental History 2015 registration open

Registration for the ESEH meeting in Versailles, France, 30 June to 4 July 2015, is now available! Register at http://www.eseh2015.eu/register/. Discounted registration is only available through March 31st. Note that you must register by March 31st if you have been accepted to give an oral presentation or poster in order to...

Europe
Call for Submissions: ESEH Best Article Prize

The European Society for Environmental History (ESEH) welcomes submissions for its Best Article Prize. The prize is intended to identify and encourage innovative and well-written research in the field of environmental history of Europe. It will be awarded to an article published in 2013 or...