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Andy Horowitz

Assistant Professor of History
Hebert Hall 326A


Andy Horowitz specializes in modern American political, cultural, and environmental history. Horowitz's current research explores disasters and the questions they give rise to about ​race, class, community, trauma, inequality, the welfare state, urban and suburban development, extractive industry, and environmental change. He is writing a book about Katrina’s history.

EVST courses taught:

United States Environmental History (HISU 2670)
Disasters in America: Political, Cultural, and Environmental Histories (HISU 6270)
The Katrina Disaster Now
Wilderness in the American Imagination (HISU 6910)
Twentieth Century America