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April 18, 2020
Yale Environmental History will host its recurring conference, “New Perspectives in Environmental History” on Saturday, April 18, 2020. A Call for Papers will circulate in...
Graduate Student Paper Workshop Series Poster
February 6, 2019
Yale Environmental History  Graduate Student Paper Workshop Series  Spring 2019  Works-in-progress in environmental history by Yale doctoral students.  All workshops will be...
February 4, 2019
The Yale University Department of History invites applications for a Cassius Marcellus Clay Postdoctoral Fellowship in United States environmental history.  The fellow will...
Joseph Manning
September 28, 2018
A Yale-led project examining the link between explosive volcanic eruptions and the annual Nile river summer flooding in antiquity has received an award from the National...
September 12, 2018
Yale history professor Alan Mikhail receives prestigious Anneliese Maier Research Award(250,000 euros) to collaborate with researchers in Germany and advance environmental...
September 12, 2018
This  conference will bring together scholars of South, Southeast, and East Asia for a discussion framed by the concept of a “wood age.” We will consider both the centrality...
July 16, 2018
Today, predicting the impact of human activities on the earth’s climate hinges on tracking interactions among phenomena of radically different dimensions, from the molecular...