Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

Friday, February 22nd, 1-3pm. Hotel A. – Dr. Antonio López (Professor of English, George Washington University). Lecture on “Limestone, Muck, and the Cultures of Settler-Cuban South Florida.”

Thursday, April 4, 5.00-6.30pm. Location TBA. “Climate Change and Historical Method.” Ian Baucom, Amitav Ghosh, Julia Thomas.

 


PAST EVENTS

Friday, January 25th, 10am-11:45am. Wilson 117. – Dr. Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert (Randolph Distinguished Professor and Chair of Hispanic Studies and Director of Environmental Studies, Vassar College). Graduate seminar on “Hurricanes and Extinctions: The Lesser Carribean’s Amazona Parrots after Irma and Maria,” lunch to follow. RSVP

Friday, January 25th, 2pm. Wilson 142. – Dr. Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert (Randolph Distinguished Professor and Chair of Hispanic Studies and Director of Environmental Studies, Vassar College). Lecture on “Archipelago Plastic: Art and Sea Currents in Caribbean Art.” 

Thursday, November 29th, 1pm. Wilson 142. Graduate Colloquium – Alison Glassie dissertation chapter workshop.

Wednesday, November 14th, 11.50a-1.30p. Bryan 229 – Faculty Lunch (RSVP to Kevin Rose) – Tony Perry (Carter Woodson Institute, University of Virginia) The Environmental History of Slavery 

Friday, November 9th, 10am. Nau 441. Visiting Researcher – Justin Farrell (Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies) The Battle for Yellowstone

Wednesday, October 24th, Graduate Colloquium – 4:00-5:00pm, Wilson 142.

Wednesday, October 17th – Faculty Lunch – Kwame Otu (Carter Woodson Institute, University of Virginia)  On Toxic Citizens: Ecologies of Suffering and Resignation in Neoliberal Ghana 

Tuesday, September 8th – Drop-in Info Session for Graduate Students (coffee and bagels provided) – 10:00-11:30am, Wilson 142.