ASEH is excited to announce its
2021 Article Prize Winners
Leopold-Hidy Prize for best article in Environmental History (with Forest History Society)
Elizabeth Hennessy for her article “Saving Species: The Co-evolution of Tortoise Taxonomy and Conservation in the Galápagos Islands” (April 2020)
Alice Hamilton Prize for best article outside journal Environmental History
Christopher Conz for his article “Sheep, Scab Mites, and Society: The Process and Politics of Veterinary Knowledge in Lesotho, Southern Africa, c. 1900-1933" (August 2020) in Environment and History
2021 Research Fellowship Awardees
Samuel P. Hays Research Fellowship
Caroline Grego for her project "Hurricane of the New South: How the Great Sea Island Storm of 1893 Shaped the Jim Crow Lowcountry"
Equity Graduate Student Fellowship
Teona Williams for her project examining Black women’s intellectual and social engagement with ecology, land, and Black national ideologies across the Mississippi Delta
Hal Rothman Dissertation Fellowship
Terrell Orr for his project "The Roots of Global Citrus in “Nuevo South” Florida and Rural São Paulo, 1965-1995"
J. Donald Hughes Graduate Research Fellowships
Alyssa Kreikemeier for her project "Aerial Enclosures: From Commons to Conflict in the American West"
Matthew Plishka for his project “Battling Banana Blight: Panama Disease, Smallholders, and Jamaica’s Agroecosystem, 1870-1962”