Jared Farmer

Associate Professor
Curriculum Vitae
SBS N-331
Research Interests
Environmental humanities, environmental studies and policy, science and society, landscape studies, cultural geography and historical geography, U.S. cultural and religious history, history of the North American West.

Scholarly Works
The Aerial View (a global study of aerial technologies of seeing)

Ancient Trees in Modern Times (a history of the long search for the world's oldest living thing, and a meditation on the future of long-lived trees; under contract with Basic Books)

Trees in Paradise: A California History (W. W. Norton, 2013), winner of the Ray Allen Billington Prize from the Organization of American Historians; the Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Book Award from the Forest History Society; and the John Brinckerhoff Jackson Book Prize from the Foundation for Landscape Studies

The Image of Mormons: A Sourcebook for Teachers and Students (e-book, 2013)

On Zion's Mount: Mormons, Indians, and the American Landscape (Harvard University Press, 2008), winner of the Francis Parkman Prize from the Society of American Historians; the Caroline Bancroft History Honor Book Prize from the Denver Public Library; the Frances Armstrong Madsen Award from the Utah State Historical Society; the Clarence Dixon Taylor Historical Research Award from the Charles Redd Center for Western Studies; and an Award of Merit from the American Association of State and Local History

Glen Canyon Dammed: Inventing Lake Powell and the Canyon Country (The University of Arizona Press, 1999)

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