Field & Specialties
Environmental History, Modern U.S., Climate Change, Extinction Studies
University of Pennsylvania, B.A.
"Accumulating Extinction: Planetary Catastrophism in the Necrocene,” in Anthropocene or Capitalocene? Nature, History, and the Crisis of Capitalism. Edited by Jason Moore. San Francisco, CA: PM Press, 2016.
"Geographies of the Necrocene: Nuclear Fracking and Accumulation by Extermination in Everyday Life," American Association of Geographers Annual Conference, Boston, MA April 8, 2017
“Making Climate Change: The Atom Weather Controversy and the Question of Human Planetary Agency, 1945-1970,” Invited Talk, Resident Scholar Lecture, Oregon State University, December, 2015
"To Move Heaven and Earth: Nuclear Explosions, 'Inadvertent Weather Modification,' and Cold War Geoengineering Schemes, 1945-1980,” at The History Project Conference, “History of Energy and the Environment,” Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, October 2015
“The Extinction of Capital: A Genealogy of Planetary Catastrophism in the Necrocene,” at the World Society Foundation International Conference, “Planetary Natures: Crisis and Sustainability in the Capitalocene and Beyond,” Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, July 2015.