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October 5, 2022
The Native Land Research Initiative is an interdisciplinary research group with members from the Yale School of Environment, the University of Michigan, and Colorado State...
October 4, 2022
Ivano Dal Prete’s new book, On the Edge of Eternity: The Antiquity of the Earth in Medieval and Early Modern Europe (Oxford University Press, 2022), radically revises...
September 29, 2022
The Yale Environmental Humanities Program invites brief submissions of paper proposals from Yale graduate students for its 2022 Fall research symposium. The symposium,...
September 29, 2022
The Yale Art School, in cooperation with the Yale School of Architecture and the Yale School of the Environment, is pleased to announce the recipients of a fellowship in...
September 27, 2022
Hiʻilei Julia Kawehipuaakahaopulani Hobart (Kanaka Maoli) is Assistant Professor of Native and Indigenous Studies at Yale University. An interdisciplinary scholar, she...
September 27, 2022
Nurfadzilah Yahaya is an Assistant Professor of history at Yale University.  She specialises in the history of Southeast Asia, Indian Ocean history, legal history, history of...
September 27, 2022
Dr. Elleza Kelley is an Assistant Professor of English and African American Studies at Yale University. She is interested in space, form, visual art, and black aesthetics....
September 27, 2022
The Black Environmentalisms conference will take place on October 13-14th in the Sterling Library Lecture Hall. Featuring 30 scholars, artists, professors, and writers, the...
September 7, 2022
On October 13–14, 2022, the Yale Center for Environmental Justice and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) will present the 2022 Global...
September 7, 2022
Dolores Hayden, Professor Emeritus of Architecture and American Studies, has received the 2022 Vincent Scully Prize, which recognizes excellence in practice, scholarship, or...
Hannah Cole Profile
August 29, 2022
The Center for the Study of Race, Indigeneity, and Transnational Migration, in partnership with Yale Environmental Humanities, is pleased to announce Hannah Rachel Cole as...
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August 29, 2022
Yale Environmental Humanities will welcome back students, faculty and other affiliates with a panel discussion and reception on Friday, September 9, 4:00pm, followed by an...
July 28, 2022
In addition to her research on food systems as a PhD candidate at the Yale School of the Environment, Samara Brock is the co-host (with Matthew Kessler) of Feed, a podcast...
July 15, 2022
In a Washington Post article, Deborah Coen, Professor and Chair of the History of Science & Medicine Program at Yale, observed that European nations found themselves at a...
July 14, 2022
Yale School of the Environment alums Sawyer Cresap ‘22 and Ben Stern ‘22 received support from the 2022 Environmental Humanities Grant Program for their co-directed...
June 23, 2022
From September 9, 2022 to January 8, 2023, the Yale University Art Gallery will present Fazal Sheikh: Exposures. Fazal Sheikh (born 1965) has spent his career photographing...
June 9, 2022
Yale historian and Environmental Humanities affiliate Sunil Amrith has been awarded the 2022 Dr. A.H. Heineken Prize for History in recognition of his examination of the...
May 21, 2022
Yale Environmental Humanities grantee Taiga Christie presented the outdoor public performance of The Place is the Message at Yale’s West Campus in Spring 2022. Read...
May 16, 2022
Yale Environmental Humanities is delighted to announce the twelve 2022 recipients of the Graduate Certificate in the Environmental Humanities sponsored by the Yale Graduate...
May 9, 2022
2020 Environmental Humanities grantee Taiga Christie co-organized two outdoor performance pieces at Yale Schwarzman Center as part of her grant project: This Place is a...