The Canopy, PPEH's Environmental Humanities Podcast

The Canopy is an environmental humanities podcast from the Penn Program in Environmental Humanities! Our episode’s segments include:

  • Spotlights on EH at Penn and the Philadelphia Region: New and outstanding work in EH, at Penn and beyond: books, major websites, courses, new publications, and more
  • Philadelphia Community series: Interviews with community experts, artists, educators, activists, and more
  • Global Voices Interview series: “Environmental Humanities: What is it good for?”
  • Student Spotlight: We will hear new voices in EH with this student-driven segment

The Canopy’s Managing Producer is Angela Faranda ( Be in touch if you have an idea for a podcast segment and with other queries!

You can listen and subscribe at Spotify and Google Podcasts. Apple coming soon!


A tulip tree leaf with text Storied Baltimore: A conversation with Dr. Sheri Parks



In this first episode of The Canopy, a new podcast from UPenn’s Program in Environmental Humanities, we hear an early pandemic conversation with Dr. Sheri Parks of the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA), who shares her expertise and perspectives on the rich stories and environmental knowledge of Baltimore, MD as told through relationships, beauty, and resilience of community and place.


Listen on Spotify, Google Podcasts