Williams College

Laura J. Martin

2023 2023 Speaker | Circle 2023 Winner | Social Sciences & Humanities Speaker Winner Breakthrough Day Falling Walls Circle Social Sciences & Humanities

Laura J. Martin is a historian and ecologist who studies how people shape the habitats of other species. She is the author of Wild by Design: The Rise of Ecological Restoration (2022) as well as numerous scholarly and popular articles on the biodiversity crisis. Martin is an environmental studies professor at Williams College and a former fellow of the Harvard University Center for the Environment, the Stanford Humanities Center, the American Council of Learned Societies, and the National Science Foundation. She is currently working on a book that reveals how synthetic herbicides have reshaped life on Earth.

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Wed | Nov 08, 2023 | 09.00 AM - 06.00 PM Berlin Time

Volkswagen Foundation Symposium for Breakthroughs in Social Sciences & Humanities

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