Verena Winiwarter, Hertha Firnberg Research
Fellow, at the Institute for Anthropology, Vienna University and
President, European Society for Environmental History, gave a
talk entitled "A Distant Past Still Lingering: Long-term
Environmental History and Historical Ecology of Rural Austria"
on Tuesday October 2, 2001 at 2:00 p.m. in Student Center 158
on the campus of Southwest Minnesota State University. This presentation
was free and open to the public.
It is sponsored by the Center for Rural and Regional