The Rhythms of History

The blog is still in hibernation for now. But here’s a short piece I wrote for the UC Press blog about the 2017 American Historical Association conference.

The American Historical Association’s annual conference begins in Denver on January 5. The panel I’d most like to go to is no. 142, “The Anthropocene in History,” chaired by John McNeill. (I wrote about Prof. McNeill’s most recent book here.) Being used to more modestly sized British conferences, I’ve never seen an academic conference panel take place in a ballroom, as the programme claims this one will. Continue reading “The Rhythms of History”