Selected Publications (click for links)
Waste into Weapons: Recycling in Britain during the Second World War (Cambridge University Press, 2015). Shortlisted, 2017 Turku Book Award, Environmental Society for European History and the Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society.
Roundtable review of Finn Arne Jørgensen, Making a Green Machine: The Infrastructure of Beverage Container Recycling (New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2011), H-Environment Roundtable Reviews 3, no. 2 (2013).
Modern Britain, environmental history, and the history of science, technology, and medicine.
Courses Taught Recently
HIST 2600: History Skills Seminar: Cold War Culture (Fall 2017)
HIST 3001: Britain in the Age of Industry and Empire (Fall 2017)
HIST 3011/FILM 3051: Spies, Sexism, and Surveillance–The Cold War through Film
HIST 3116: Europe, 1914 to the Present
HIST 4600: Senior Research Seminar: World War II–The “Good War”?
HIST 4797: Honors Methods and Practice
HIST 6102: Colloquium in 20th-Century European History
HIST 6693: Historiography and Methodology
LBST 2102: Global Connections: The Paradoxical 20th Century
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2000.
B.A., Carleton College, 1991.