Presentations

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  • “Neither Wild nor Tame: Feral Animals in the History of Biology.” History of Science Society Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, November 9, 2017.
  • “Feral Animals in the American South.” Virginia Festival of the Book, Charlottesville, Virginia, March 24, 2017.
  • “Beasts of the Southern Wild: Feral Swine in the American South.” Southern Historical Association Annual Meeting, St. Petersburg, Florida, November 4, 2016.
  • “In Search of the Social Impulse: E.O. Wilson’s Decision to Reject Kin Selection.” Ethics in Science Lecture Series, University of Houston, Houston, Texas, December 4, 2015.
  • “Counting the Animals: Insights from the 2012 Agricultural Census.” Agricultural History Society Annual Meeting, Lexington, Kentucky, June 6, 2015.
  • “The Scientific Study of Cooperation between World Wars.” Southern History of Science and Technology Conference, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, April 11, 2015.
  • “Path to the Present.” Evolution and Ethics Conference, Tallahassee, Florida, March 27, 2015.
  • “Feral Burros in the American West: The Environmental Legacy of Nineteenth-Century Mining Booms.” American Society for Environmental History Annual Meeting, Washington, D. C., March 21, 2015.
  • “The Science of Cooperation between World Wars.” Introductory Symposium, Philadelphia Area Center for the History of Science, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, September 18, 2014.
  • “The Hunt for Hogzilla: Feral Swine in Southern History and Culture.” American Society for Environmental History Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California, March 15, 2014.
  • “The Evolutionary History of Domestic Animals in the American South.” Tuesday Colloquium series, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, August 20, 2013.
  • “Feral Animals in the American South: The Science and Culture of Broken Symbioses.” American Historical Association Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, January 4, 2013.