“Spring 2023 Environmental Humanities Graduate Symposium”

Event time: 
Wednesday, May 3, 2023 - 2:00pm
HQ 134 See map
320 York Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Event description: 
The Yale Environmental Humanities Spring 2023 Symposium features scholarship by Yale graduate students.

2:00 pm - 3:15 pm | Presentations and Discussion

  • Jesse Callahan Bryant (Environment), Conservatism and the Environment: A History
  • Thomas A. L. Munro (Classics), Vergil on Nature and Culture: a re-reading of Eclogue 10
  • Charlotte Hecht (American Studies), Uranoscapes

Faculty moderator: Professor Hiʻilei Julia Kawehipuaakahaopulani Hobart (Assistant Professor of Native and Indigenous Studies, Program in Ethnicity, Race, and Migration)

3:15 pm – 3:30 pm | Tea/coffee

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm | Lightning Talks

  • Alison Renna (Religious Studies)
  • Lydia Tuan (Italian and Film & Media Studies)
  • Lindsay Stern (Comparative Literature)
  • Maeva O’Brien (English)

4:00 pm - 5:15 pm | Reception

Yale Environmental Humanities gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the 320 York Humanities Grant Program, the Yale School of the Environment, the Whitney Humanities Center, and The Edward J. and Dorothy Clarke Kempf Memorial Fund.