Tag Archives: history and nature

Let It Flow

We recently discovered the work of Phyllis Ewen, at the intersection of environmental research and fine art. In a statement for her 2010 project Global Currents, she writes:

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Sharing Ewen’s interest in the ways that the human imagination interacts and interferes with the natural world, we were curious about the reference to Donald Worster; after a bit of web trawling, we offer the following brief excerpt from his longer essay titled Historians and Nature, with images added by DP:

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