The Lost History of the New Madrid Earthquakes: An Interview

It was a pleasure to talk with Conevery Bolton Valencius about her new book on the making and forgetting of knowledge surrounding a series of earthquakes that rocked the Mississippi Valley in the 19th century. It’s a great story about the history of early American science, with particularly awesome footnotes, and you can find our conversation here.

(For a list of previous interviews on NBSTS, click me.)