Academic Writing

Firewood and Household Implements in 17th Century New England

This essay is about the effects of firewood and household implements such as skillets, frying pans and other kitchen utensils on deforestation in New England in the 17th century.

The Ill Effects of Thailand’s Conservation Efforts 

This essay is about the efforts of Thailand’s government to practice national conservation with unintended consequences.

The Questionable Reality of Clare Quilty 

This essay concerns Vladimir Nabokov’s Lolita and the possibility that one character may not exist.