Robert Corban

Robert Corban
Robert Corban was born and bred in Northeast Mississippi, but he has been displaced for the last decade or so as a doctoral candidate in the Department of History at Columbia University in New York City, NY. He is working on a dissertation about the history of agriculture in modern Italy.

Recent Essays

Agrarianism Across the Pond: A Review of Richard Hawking’s At the Field’s Edge

For readers in North America, familiar as most of us are with the history our own agrarian tradition as well as our own “seismic shift in agriculture” from the work of Berry, there emerges much from the work of Hawking as well as Bell of which we should be reminded.