Aaron J. Sachs

Professor
History, College of Arts and Sciences

Contact Information

325 McGraw Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853

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