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In this time of profound environmental transformation, humanities perspectives are urgently needed to help interpret and give meaning to the rapidly changing world around us. Humanities scholars have an opportunity to reshape how we think about environmental problems and “the environment” itself.  

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News

January 13, 2020
The Yale Environmental Humanities Program is pleased to announce the Environmental Humanities Grant Program. This program seeks to encourage...
December 3, 2019
In just three decades at the end of the nineteenth century, the heart of Africa was utterly transformed. Virtually closed to outsiders for centuries...
November 15, 2019
The Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, with support from The Graciela Chichilnisky Environmental Fund in Honor of Natasha...