• Climate Change and the Humanities: A Historical Perspective

    In the latest contribution to the Democracy Papers, Deborah Coen explores how human beings make sense of large-scale natural phenomena like climate change. What does it mean to “understand” climate change? Does it mean the same thing to concerned citizens as it does to natural scientists, or humanities scholars, or policymakers? Coen uses a brief […]

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  • ANEH WELCOME NEW MEMBERS

    ANEH Welcome New Members! Let me briefly introduce two important persons, one a doctoral student and the other a professor, who have enthusiastically joined the ANEH family! They are Stephanie Postar and Atei Mark Okorobia. On behalf of ANEH, I heartily welcome both Stephanie and Atei to the African Network of Environmental Humanities. Stephanie Postar […]

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  • RCC Doctoral Fellowship: Apply Now!

    Call for Candidates: Doctoral Program in Environment and Society at LMU Munich, Germany The Doctoral Program in Environment and Society invites applications from graduates in the humanities and social sciences who wish to research the complex relationships between environment and society within an interdisciplinary setting. Our program is based at the Rachel Carson Center for […]

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  • Call for Applications Delta cities: rethinking practices of the urban In Situ Graduate School

    Call for Applications Delta cities: rethinking practices of the urban In Situ Graduate School We are pleased to invite applications for a six days intensive, interactive In Situ Graduate School. Deadline: 1 March 2018 Dates: 10-15 December 2018 Venues: Ho Chi Minh City/Long Xuyen, An Giang (Vietnam) Language: English Webpages: https://iias.asia/masterclass/delta-cities Co-organizers International Institute for […]

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  • Call for Applications Delta cities: rethinking practices of the urban

    Call for Applications Delta cities: rethinking practices of the urban In Situ Graduate School We are pleased to invite applications for a six days intensive, interactive In Situ Graduate School. Deadline: 1 March 2018 Dates: 10-15 December 2018 Venues: Ho Chi Minh City/Long Xuyen, An Giang (Vietnam) Language: English Webpages: https://iias.asia/masterclass/delta-cities Co-organizers International Institute for […]

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  • ANEH NEWSLETTER – SPECIAL EDITION

    African Network of Environmental Humanities ANEH News December 14, 2017 ************************************ SPECIAL EDITION ANEH Congratulates Jane Carruthers Jane Carruthers, foremost environmental historian, was recently honoured at the prestigious Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society (RCC) in Munich, Germany. The occasion witnessed the celebration of Jane’s latest book National Park Science: A Century of Research […]

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  • ANEH Bi-Weekly Electronic Newsletter

    African Network of Environmental Humanities ANEH News June 26, 2017 ************************************ NEWS ANEH’s Secretary, Dr Noah Echa Attah wins the prestigious African Peacebuilding Network/SSRC research grant (2017). His research will focus on “Large-Scale Land Acquisition in Nigeria: Interrogating the Conflict Trajectories and Critical Issues for Pro-Poor Peacebuilding”. Attah is a 2012 African Humanities Programme of […]

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  • ANEH MEMBERS WINS PRESTIGIOUS ACLS GRANT

    Dr Azeez Olaniyan has recently been announced as one of the fellows of the African Humanities Program (AHP) of the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) for the 2014/2015 edition.  The offer carries a sum of $18,000.00. ACLS was founded in 1919 to advance scholarship in humanities by making available to scholars a generous amount […]

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  • The RCC; Call for Fellows, 2016-17

    The Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society invites applications for its 2016–17 cohort of postdoctoral and senior fellows. The fellowship program is designed to bring together excellent scholars who are working in environmental history and related disciplines. The center will award fellowships to scholars from a variety of countries and disciplines. Applicants’ research and […]

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  • “NEW”: E-PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITY ON INDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE RESPONSE TO CLIMATE CHANGE – VISIT WWW.AFRICACLIMATECHANGE.COM

    Invitation for Fellowship Application The Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society invites applications for its 2015–16 cohort of postdoctoral and senior fellows. The fellowship program is designed to bring together excellent scholars who are working in environmental history and related disciplines. For Phase II of the Carson Center (beginning on 1 August 2015), we […]

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