Review – A Temperate Empire: Making Climate Change in Early America

Posted on Oct 18, 2017
Review – A Temperate Empire: Making Climate Change in Early America

A Temperate Empire: Making Climate Change in Early America. Anya Zilberstein. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. Pp. xi + 264, US$55.00 cloth.   “In one century and a half this part of America has undergone a change which no country has ever passed thro’ in so short a time. The forests near the Seacoasts […]

Postdoctoral Fellowship – Wastes: Histories and Futures

Posted on Sep 18, 2017
Postdoctoral Fellowship – Wastes: Histories and Futures

The Humanities Research Center at Rice University is accepting applications from postdoctoral scholars for the 2018–2019 Rice Seminar, titled Wastes: Histories and Futures.  For a description of the seminar, click here. Application details can be found here.   Image: Fabrice Monteiro, “The Prophecy” (detail) [Photo Basel 2017 and Mariane Ibrahim Gallery]

Sonic Activism After Ice

Posted on Sep 18, 2017
Sonic Activism After Ice

Friday, October 13, 2017 at Rice University