New histories of food and farming

Since 2010, I’ve been focusing my scholarly and public energies very largely around food and farming, and particularly the uses…

11 months ago

Living history and reenactment

My interest in commemorative behavior really started with my deep puzzlement about military reenactors, specifically those who depicted the American…

11 months ago

Public humanities work

I’m both a scholar and a practitioner of public humanities, in a couple of different directions. Much of my food-…

11 months ago

The unfinished industrial past

As someone interested in the processes by which some piece of life becomes framed as “past,” I find industrial history…

11 months ago