Graduate Students

Polly Lauer's picture Polly Lauer
Graduate Student, History

Modern Latin America, Guatemala, Community Radio, Indigenous Rights, Violence and Resistance, Property Rights

Cheng Li's picture Cheng Li
Graduate Student, East Asian Languages and Literatures

Modern Chinese Literature; ecocriticism; environmental history; East Asia; environmental justice

Joanna Linzer's picture Joanna Linzer
Graduate Student, History

Mountains; environmental history; Tokugawa Japan; early modern Japan

Oliver Lucier's picture Oliver Lucier
Graduate School Student, History of Science and Medicine

History of Geography; History of Climate Science; Environmental History

Tyler Lutz's picture Tyler Lutz
Graduate Student, Physics

(In)Stability, precarity, and chaos; physics in (and as) literature; space, time, and the landscape; German Romanticism and its revenants; uncertainty and the aleatory.

Katie McConnell's picture Katie McConnell
Graduate Student, Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies

Environmental sociology; critical geography; migration studies; North American West; environmental justice; regional planning

Kate McNally's picture Kate McNally
Graduate Student, Anthropology

North Atlantic Fisheries; Uncertainty and Risk; Politics of Enclosure; Ethnography and Oral History; Biopolitics

Chris Melvin's picture Chris Melvin
Graduate Student, History

Environmental history; Latin American history; political ecology; history of anthropology and development

Matthew Mendez's picture Matthew Mendez
Graduate Student, Music

Post-1945 experimental sound and music; media theory/cultural techniques; media ecology; voice studies; historical epistemology; “post-truth”

Brandon Menke's picture Brandon Menke
Graduate Student, English

Poetry and poetics; Nineteenth-/20th-Century literature; Contemporary poetry; Gender, Race...