Environmental History Seminar "Guests of the Nation": American Camping and Designs for Public Nature, 1920s-'40s 9 October 2012.Tuesday, 5:15PM - 7:30PM Phoebe S. K. Young, University of Colorado at Boulder Comment: James C. O'Connell, National Park Service

This seminar paper explores how camping embodies the ways in which Americans envisioned access to nature as linked to notions of civic belonging, public culture, and political voice. It is drawn from Young’s book in progress.