A network of interdisciplinary scholars studying past climate change
Focusing on the factor of climate, this conference will discuss and connect new approaches to Russian environmental history. The goal of the conference is to explore the relevance of environmental historical research questions for Russian history on the basis of climatic conditions. Furthermore, the conference will establish a network of colleagues who work on the environmental history of Russia and the Soviet Union.
This conference will be held from February 16-18 in Moscow, no doubt during appropriately frigid winter weather. Abstracts (500 words) and a short CV should be submitted by 30 June 2011 to the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more see the announcement on the ESEH website.