Combining histories to look at the whole picture is something very particular to environmental history, according to Jane Carruthers, a professor of history at the University of South Africa and an RCC board member. She offers this and other interesting insights into the present and future of environmental history in this video, produced by the journal Historia Ambiental Latinoamericana y Caribeña (Environmental History of Latin America and the Caribbean) for their most recent volume.
Watch the interview and tell us your thoughts.
HALAC is the journal of Sociedad Latinoamericana y Caribeña de Historia Ambiental (SOLCHA), the academic community for Latin American and Caribbean environmental historians.
Thanks to HALAC for letting us share the interview!