Tag: American Studies

Race, Nature, and W.E.B. Du Bois

Thomas Moran, The Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, 1901. By John R. Eperjesi Trees? American trees had ropes in them. –Ed Roberson Outdoor Afro is a national non-profit organization that uses things like canoe paddles, hiking poles, and tents to help break down the… Continue Reading “Race, Nature, and W.E.B. Du Bois”

Making Tracks: Paul Sutter

In the “Making Tracks” series, RCC fellows and alumni present their experiences in environmental humanities, retracing the paths that led them to the Rachel Carson Center. For more information, please click here. By Paul Sutter There was nothing about my childhood that inclined me… Continue Reading “Making Tracks: Paul Sutter”