suburbs and cities, environment and environmentalism, inequality

Christopher Sellers

Christopher Sellers

Christopher Sellers is a Professor of History at Stony Brook University, who writes and teaches about the histories of cities, suburbs, environmentalism, and inequality, and their contemporary legacies. The author of Crabgrass Crucible; Suburban Nature and the Rise of Environmentalism in Twentieth-Century America (2012), he is now writing on, among other things, the historical relationship between suburbanizing, race, and environmentalism around Atlanta.

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I also write on the history of environmental health and industrial hazards. My latest work there:
Dangerous Trade (2011)

Long Island, New York

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