Steering Committee

Sunil Amrith's picture Sunil Amrith
Renu and Anand Dhawan Professor of History

Modern South Asian, Southeast Asian and Indian Ocean history; the history of migration and diasporas; environmental history, especially the history of water and climate; the...

Siobhan Angus's picture Siobhan Angus
Postdoctoral Fellow in History of Art

Photography, Materiality, Extraction, Settler Colonialism, Temporality

Samara Brock's picture Samara Brock
Graduate Student, Environment

Samara Brock is pursuing her PhD at the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. She holds a master’s in Community and Regional Planning from the University of British...

Deborah Coen's picture Deborah Coen
Professor, History of Science and Medicine

History of science and technology; physical and earth sciences; climate; European History; cultural history.

Abigail Fields's picture Abigail Fields
Graduate Student, French

Abigail Fields is a PhD student in the Yale French Department. She is interested in the intersections of the history of science and literary criticism. Her work explores the...

Cajetan Iheka's picture Cajetan Iheka
Associate Professor in English

African and Caribbean literatures and film, postcolonial studies, ecocriticism, ecomedia, and world literature

Lav Kanoi's picture Lav Kanoi
Graduate Student, Anthropology and Environmental Studies

Urban ecology, water, postcolonial studies, history and literature, language and linguistics, India

Gabriel Lee's picture Gabriel Lee
Casius Marcellus Clay Postdoctoral Fellow in Environmental History

Environmental history, the history of technology, the Progressive Era, cultural politics, labor history, the US West, the history of capitalism

Katja Lindskog's picture Katja Lindskog
Lecturer in English

Victorian literature, nineteenth-century literature and culture, environmental humanities, ecocriticism, literature and ecology, historiography,...

Tyler Lutz's picture Tyler Lutz
Graduate School Student

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