Aaron J. Sachs

Professor
History, College of Arts and Sciences

Contact Information

350 McGraw Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 255-1978

Aaron J. Sachs

Professor
History, College of Arts and Sciences

Expertise
Environmental history and landscape studies; cultural and intellectual history; American studies; the writing of history

Current Research Interest
The trauma of modernity; environmental justice; environmental humor  

Selected Publications
Sachs, Aaron. Arcadian America: The Death and Life of an Environmental Tradition. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2013.  

Sachs, Aaron. “The Hidden Music of Words.” The American Scholar (online) October 2016. 

Cornell Research Website Article
Historical Eye on Environmental Movements