Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

WMQ & EMSI Workshop—Early American Environmental Histories

May 19–20, 2017 • The Huntington Library

Introduction | Program: May 19 • May 20 | Papers

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Presenters’ papers are precirculated among the workshop participants. In each hour-long portion of the session devoted to a particular paper, brief respondents’ comments will be followed by thirty minutes of discussion among the participants. Audience members will then be invited to join the conversation.

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The WMQ-EMSI Workshops are sponsored by the University of Southern California-Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute (with financial support from the USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, the Mellon Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Humanities) and the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture and are hosted by the Huntington Library and the University of Southern California.