Betsy Hartmann

Alum 2012

Betsy Hartmann is the director of the Population and Development Program and Professor of Development Studies at Hampshire College in Amherst, MA. She is the author of Reproductive Rights and Wrongs: The Global Politics of Population Control and two political thrillers about the Far Right; co-author of A Quiet Violence: View from a Bangladesh Village, and co-editor of the anthology, Making Threats: Biofears and Environmental Anxieties. At the Mesa Refuge she will be working on a book about apocalyptic thinking, particularly as it pertains to American environmentalism.