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Academic positions at Georgetown, Yale-NUS and KTH Sweden

Assistant Professor in Env Hist job at Georgetown University The Georgetown University History Department seeks applications for a full-time, tenure-line faculty position in environmental history at the assistant professor rank. Open to all regional specializations....

Podcast: Broken Promise of Agricultural Progress

In his latest podcast, Jan Oosthoek at Environmental History Resources interviewed Cameron Muir, author of The Broken Promise of Agricultural Progress: an environmental history. From Jan’s website: This fascinating book brings together the fields of...

‘History off the books’

One day workshop in critical digital history 11 Sep, 9:30am-4:40pm Computer Lab 3, Crawford School of Public Policy Building, ANU   Top image: Digital PDP-11 computer. Source: Scott...

Plumwood Mountain Gathering and Cultural Exchange

A Place for cultural exchange while growing and sharing environmental culture   Where:                          4120 Clyde Road, Kings Highway When:                           On Endangered Species Day: Sunday, 7 September 2014 Time:                           ...

Jean Galbraith: Writer in a Valley by Meredith Fletcher

Jean Galbraith: Writer in a Valley is the compelling story of Jean Galbraith (1906–1999), one of Australia’s most influential botanists and writers on nature, plants and gardens. As a garden writer, she was particularly notable for spreading knowledge of Australian...

Call for Proposals for 2015 ESEH Conference

The Call for Proposals for the ESEH 2015 conference is out now! The deadline for submissions is 1 October 2014. In this conference we aim to create conversations about the results of environmental history research and about the process and methods of that research....