CFP: [Science] environmental history

full name / name of organization: 
Betsy McCully
contact email: 
betsymccully@yahoo.com

Panel: "Taming the Wild: The American Frontier in Art and Science"

American Society for Environmental History 2009 Annual Meeting
"Paradise Lost, Found, and Constructed: Conceptualizing and Transforming
Landscapes through History" Tallahassee, Florida, February 25-March 1,
2009.

Seeking papers for an interdisciplinary panel on how artists, writers,
and scientists encounter and represent wild American landscapes in
transition. Papers may examine a particular work, or body of work, of a
specific individual encountering a specific landscape. Papers that
explore tensions among conflicting impulses - preserving, transforming,
managing the wilderness - are especially welcome. For further details
about the conference, see the website CFP of the American Society for
Environmental History www.aseh.net.

Email an abstract of no more than 250 words and a one-page CV to
betsymccully_at_yahoo.com. Deadline for submission June 23, 2008.

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cfp categories: 
science_and_culture