Serving “The Empire New”: Walt Whitman’s redwood tree, western migration, and disappearing nature – ENVS Department new-faculty candidate presentation this Thursday


Contributed by Carol Hansen

Lauren LaFauci, who holds a PhD in English Language and Literature from the University of Michigan, will be presenting a lecture and teaching demonstration on Thursday 13 February from 12:10 to 1:00 pm in CNS 112. Her teaching interests center on nature writing in North American (European contact to present), and on women's and African-American environmental literature.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Carol Hansen at or (607) 274-1822. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.