From Water and Radicalism to Archival Friendships
Mark Philip Bradley | Aug 25, 2021The September issue of the American Historical Review showcases the chronological, methodological, and spatial reach that has become a hallmark...
We Are Part of Nature
Matthew Plishka | Aug 5, 2021Multispecies political ecology can help environmental historians reveal how nonhuman species can shape the world.
Can Plants Help Us to Understand COVID-19?
Matthew Plishka | Jul 12, 2021Many of the same mistakes and oversights that we see in human disease control today were made in the early 20th-century fight against Panama Disease.
A Crocodile’s Gaze
Danielle Alesi | Mar 30, 2021Crocodiles have been our gods, predators, commodities, and pests, and though they inhabited this planet long before us, our histories are intertwined.
Grant of the Week: Thoreau Society Fellowships
Karen Lou | Mar 29, 2021The Thoreau Society is now accepting applications for its 2021 fellowships.
The Japanese Bullfrog
Amy Stanley | Aug 26, 2020A chance encounter with a bullfrog in Japan made Amy Stanley reflect on her relationship to her research.
Can Voting Stop Global Warming?
Dagomar Degroot and Emma Moesswilde | Aug 25, 2020How societies across human history have handled climate change could inspire our environmental policy today.
Laura Ansley | Apr 29, 2020In collecting oral histories around the state, history students at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette have learned about the...
What’s the Big Deal with the Anthropocene?
R.E. Fulton | Apr 27, 2020New methodologies of environmental history were a major theme at the 2020 AHA annual meeting.
Grant of the Week: Thoreau Society Marjorie Harding Memorial Fellowship
Karen Lou | Feb 4, 2020The Thoreau Society is now accepting applications for its Marjorie Harding Memorial Fellowship for 2020.