Environmental History

  • Are We the Virus?


    Caitlin Kossmann | May 8, 2024

    Memes at the height of the pandemic point to a deeper cultural conversation.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: María de los Ángeles Picone

    Perspectives Daily

    AHA Staff | Feb 8, 2024

    María de los Ángeles Picone is an assistant professor of history at Boston College. She lives in Boston, Massachusetts, and...
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Joe Clark

    Perspectives Daily

    AHA Staff | Feb 1, 2024

    Joe Clark is an assistant professor of history at the University of Kentucky. He lives in Lexington, Kentucky, and has been a member since 2012.
  • Spoiled Fruits

    Annual Meeting

    Jason A. Heppler | Nov 15, 2023

    Silicon Valley is often touted as eco-friendly today, yet the environmental history of the region tarnishes that reputation.

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  • John Broesamle (1941–2023)

    Carmen Nava | Nov 1, 2023

    John Broesamle, professor emeritus of history and noted champion of the wilderness, was born on February 10, 1941, and died...
  • Natale Zappia (1974–2023)

    Jeffrey Auerbach and Benjamin Madley | Nov 1, 2023

    Natale Zappia, scholar of environmental and Indigenous history , died of a brain tumor on April 27, 2023, at the age of 48 .
  • Johnny Horizon Environmental Test Kit

    Sherri Sheu | Sep 28, 2023

    A 1970s children’s toy illustrates long-standing interest in—and lack of control over—our environment.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Anna Booker

    AHA Staff | Jul 25, 2023

    Anna Booker is a senior instructor at Whatcom Community College. She lives in Bellingham, Washington, and has been a member since 2017.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Anita Guerrini

    Matthew Keough | Jun 28, 2023

    Anita Guerrini is the Horning Professor in the Humanities Emerita at Oregon State University and a research professor at University...

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