I had a great time at the Inaugural Environmental History Workshop this past Monday! Our panel (composed of all individually submitted abstracts) meshed so well!
Healthy Environments, Wolfson Room NB01 (Chair: Vanessa Taylor, University of Greenwich)
Rebecca Wright, University of York, ‘Heating Gotham: environments of health and energy in New York City and beyond, 1900–1950’
Erin Spinney, University of Oxford, ‘Nursing the built environment: environmental medicine in British naval hospitals, 1790–1815’
Tayler Meredith, University of Birmingham, ‘“Eclipsed in such a Cloud of Sulphur”: sunlight and health in early modern London’
The full conference program is available here.