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News Archive

February 9-August 31, 2018

Garimpeiros: The Wildcat Miners of Amazon Rainforest

Curators: Jeffrey Hoelle and Jonathan Rissmeyer, UCSB Library Senior Artist.  Public Exhibition at the Ocean Gallery of the UCSB Davidson Library. 

December 13, 2016

Gold Fever in the Forest

UCSB Current press release on Sapiens article, "Gold Glimmers in the Amazon."

November 1, 2017

From Contested to Green Frontiers in Amazonia

University of Florida, Center for Latin American Studies press release.

February 20, 2018

The Brazilian Cash Cow

UCSB Sustainability Living Lab

July 6, 2018

Digging Deeper

UCSB Current press release on "Garimpeiros" exhibition

September, 2015

News Coverage of Public Lectures in San Angelo, Texas

Fort Concho Students Learn About Life in the Amazon, September 16, 2015

San Angelo Native to Speak on Cowboys and the Amazon (San Angelo Standard Times), September 10, 2015

Former Resident to Discuss New Book (San Angelo Standard Times), September 6, 2015

"Postcards from the Amazon" Professor Returns to San Angelo (SA Standard Times) September 9, 2015


Publicity for Academic Lectures in the United States by Professor Hoelle

Angelo State University, September 14, 2015

University of Texas at Austin Geography & Environment Colloquium, September 18, 2015

University of Texas -San Antonio Anthropology Fall Lecture Series, September 21, 2015

Southwestern University, September 22, 2015

University of Florida, October 9, 2015

UC Berkeley Geography Colloquium, October 14, 2015

UC Santa Cruz Environmental Studies, November 2, 2015

San Diego State Geography, December 11, 2015

Brown University, February 24, 2016

Yale Agrarian Studies Colloquium, February, 2016

Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Presentation, May 2, 2016

May 31, 2016

Rainforest Cowboys LASA Book Prize Press Release and Announcements

UCSB Public Affairs and Communications, News Release, "A Best Book"

University of Texas Press Twitter announcement on book award #1

University of Texas Press Twitter announcement on book award #2

August, 2016

Publicity and Press Coverage of Lectures in Rio Branco, Acre and Belem, Para (Brazil)

Federal University of Para (UFPA)

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