October 13, 2017
Institute for the Humanities
Bryan is an award-winning author and educator located in Atlanta, Georgia. His work explores topics related to land and water conservation in the American South, including sustainability, environmental justice, tourism, coastal development, and fisheries. He earned a Ph.D. in history from the Pennsylvania State University in 2013. His first book, The Price of Permanence: Nature and Business in the New South, explores how nature conservation shaped the American South in the decades after the Civil War, and will be published in the spring of 2018 by the University of Georgia Press.