Seminar on Environmental and Agricultural History

This seminar series is sponsored by MIT's History Faculty and Program in Science, Technology,and Society. For more information, contact history-info@mit.edu.

Sessions are held from 2:30 to 4:30 pm at MIT in E51-095.

2018-2019 Schedule
 

September 14, 2018

"Partly Green: The Past and Future of Sustainable Business"
Adam Rome,  University at Buffalo, SUNY

 

October 5, 2018

TBA
Chris Jones, Arizona State University

 

October 19, 2018

TBA
Bathsheba Demuth, Brown University

 

November 16, 2018

“The Entangled Histories of the US and Mexican Countryside”
Tore Olsson, University of Tennessee

 

December 7, 2018

“Markets of Pain: Poppy Politics and the Global Origins of the American Opioid Crisis
Benjamin Siegel, Boston University

 

February 22, 2019

 “Black Fertile Earth: A Political Ecology of Suckiaug/Hartford”
Thomas Wickman, Trinity College

 

April 5, 2019

“Automotive Empire: Roads and Motor Vehicles in the Making of Interwar Africa”
Andrew Denning, University of Kanas