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Social Science and Public Policy

Environmental Humanities Symposium- Animal City: The Domestication of America

March 6, 2020 at 3:30pm5:00pm

Eggers Hall, 032

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Guest Speaker Andrew Robichaud, Assistant Professor of History, Boston University.

Robichaud is the author of Animal City: The Domestication of America (Harvard, 2019). The book explores the central role of animal life and death in nineteenth-century cities, and  traces a web of interconnected social, cultural, political, and environmental changes.

This talk is co-sponsored by the CNY Environmental Humanities Workshop and is also part of the Geography, Environment and Society Colloquium Series.

Accessibility: To request accommodations, please contact the Geography Department at 315.443.2606 or email datoole@syr.edu.

This event was first published on January 31, 2020 and last updated on February 26, 2020.


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