Publications

Articles

Degroot, Dagomar, Kevin Anchukaitis, Martin Bauch, Jakob Burnham, Fred Carnegy, Jianxin Cui, Kathryn de Luna, Piotr Guzowski, George Hambrecht, Heli Huhtamaa, Adam Izdebski, Katrin Kleemann, Emma Moesswilde, Naresh Neupane, Timothy Newfield, Qing Pei, Elena Xoplaki, and Natale Zappia. “Towards a Rigorous Understanding of Societal Responses to Climate Change.” Nature 591 (2021): 539-550. doi.org/10.1038/s41586-021-03190-2. (peer-reviewed)

Kleemann, Katrin. “Living in the Time of a Subsurface Revolution: The 1783 Calabrian Earthquake Sequence.” Environment & Society Portal, Arcadia (Summer 2019), no. 30. Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society. (peer-reviewed)

Kleemann, Katrin. “Telling Stories of a Changed Climate: The Laki Fissure Eruption and the Interdisciplinarity of Climate History,” edited by Katrin Kleemann and Jeroen Oomen, RCC Perspectives: Transformations in Environment and Society 2019, no. 4, 33–42. doi.org/10.5282/rcc/8823.

Kleemann, Katrin and Jeroen Oomen: “Preface: Communicating the Climate. From Knowing Change to Changing Knowledge,” edited by Katrin Kleemann and Jeroen Oomen, RCC Perspectives: Transformations in Environment and Society 2019, no. 4, 7-14. doi.org/10.5282/rcc/8822.

Kleemann, Katrin. “‘Moby Dick’ in the Rhine: How a Beluga Whale Raised Awareness of Water Pollution in West Germany.” Environment & Society Portal, Arcadia Spring 2018, no. 6. Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society.  doi.org/10.5282/rcc/8222. (peer-reviewed)

Kleemann, Katrin, and Sophie Mibus. “Altbrief, Brief mit Briefinhalt an Prinz Xaver von Sachsen in Dresden, betr. Beschwerde von Raphael und Michael Hertz aus Schleusingen.Online Collection of the Museum für Kommunikation Berlin 2014.


Edited Volumes 

Kleemann, Katrin, ed. “Ecopolis München 2019.” Environment & Society Portal, Virtual Exhibitions 2020, no. 2. Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society.

Kleemann, Katrin, and Jeroen Oomen, eds. “Communicating the Climate: From Knowing Change to Changing Knowledge,” RCC Perspectives: Transformations in Environment and Society 2019, no. 4. doi.org/10.5282/rcc/8822.


Encyclopedia Articles

Kleemann, Katrin. Encyclopedia of the Environment, “The Laki Fissure Eruption, 1783-1784.” Grenoble: Encyclopedia of the Environment, 2020. Online ISSN 2555-0950. https://www.encyclopedie-environnement.org/en/society/laki-fissure-eruption-1783-1784/.  (in English)

Kleemann, Katrin. L’Encyclopédie de l’environnement, “L’éruption de la fissure Laki, 1783-1784.” Grenoble: Encyclopédie de l’environnement, 2020. Online ISSN 2555-0950. https://www.encyclopedie-environnement.org/societe/leruption-de-la-fissure-laki-1783-1784/.  (in French)


Conference Posters

Kleemann, Katrin. Impacts of the Laki Fissure Eruption of 1783 on North America. Presented at the 3rd VICS Meeting (Volcanic Impacts on Climate and Society) 2018, Labratory of Tree-Ring Research, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA. doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.18263.78245. 

Kleemann, Katrin. The Laki Eruption and Strange Weather Phenomena in the German Territories in the Summer of 1783. Presented at the 8th Biennial European Society for Environmental History (ESEH) Conference 2015 in Versailles, France.


Conference and Workshop Reports

Kleemann, Katrin. “Communicating the Climate: How to Communicate Scholarly Findings on Climate and Weather in a Controversial Time.Seeing the Woods, 26 September 2017.

Kleemann, Katrin. “Knowing Nature: The Changing Foundations of Environmental Knowledge. Conference Report.Seeing the Woods, 22 June 2017.


Book Reviews

Kleemann, Katrin. Review of Cataclysms: An Environmental History of Humanity, by Laurent Testot. The Holocene (September 2021). doi.org/10.1177/09596836211043654.

Kleemann, Katrin. Review of Volcanoes in Eighteenth-Century Europe: An Essay in Environmental Humanities, by David McCallam. English Historical Review, ceab074 (2021). doi.org/10.1093/ehr/ceab074.

Kleemann, Katrin. “Thriving in the Face of Climate Change–Lessons from the Little Ice Age.” Review of The Frigid Folden Age: Climate Change, the Little Ice Age, and the Dutch Republic, 1560-1720, by Dagomar Degroot. H-Environment Roundtable Reviews 8, no. 6,  12 December 2018.

Kleemann, Katrin. Review of Making Climate Change History: Documents from Global Warming’s Past, by Joshua P. Howe.  Reviews in History, 7 February 2018. (Review no. 2220.) doi.org/10.14296/RiH/2014/2220.


Translations

Welt-kult-ur-sprung – World Origin of Culture. Edited by Georg Hiller, and Stefanie Kölbl. Translated by Katrin Kleemann, and Iris Trautmann. Ostfildern: Jan Thorbecke Verlag, 2016.


Blog Articles

Kleemann, Katrin. “Advice for Planning and Conducting Archival Research.” ActiveHistory.ca, 9 September 2020. (Cross-posted from Environmental History Now.) 

Kleemann, Katrin. “Field Notes: Advice for Planning and Conducting Archival Research.” Environmental History Now, 9 September 2020. 

Kleemann, Katrin. “CO2 emissions from human activities have imbalanced the atmospheric carbon budget, significantly contributing to climate change, contrary to online claim.” Claim Review for Climate Feedback, 11 February 2020.

Kleemann, Katrin. “A Change of Perspective: Visiting the Places of Your Research.” Environmental History Now, 9 September 2019.

Kleemann, Katrin (author) and Hannah Davies (editor). “Beyond Tectonics: How the tectonic events of 1783 were perceived by the population of Europe.Blog of the Tectonics and Structural Geology (TS) Division of the European Geosciences Union (EGU), 4 September 2019.

Kleemann, Katrin. “29 November 1783: The Night the US East Coast Was Awoken by ‘a Small Shock of an Earthquake’.Environmental History Now, 10 September 2018.

Kleemann, Katrin. “Environmental History or Environmentally Minded History? New Scholars Second Meeting.” NiCHE – Network in Canadian History and Environment | Nouvelle initiative Canadienne en histoire de l’environnement, The Otter, 5 March 2018.

Kleemann, Katrin. “Volcanoes, Climate Change, and Society: History and Future Prospects.” HistoricalClimatology.com Blog, 23 November 2017.

Kleemann, Katrin. “Speculating About the Weather: The Unusual Dry Fog of 1783.” NiCHE – Network in Canadian History and Environment | Nouvelle initiative Canadienne en histoire de l’environnement, The Otter, 2 October 2017.

Kleemann, Katrin. “Snapshot: Where Geology Meets Early Modern History. A Millstone Quarry in Upper Bavaria.Seeing the Woods, 19 June 2017.

Kleemann, Katrin. “Eruptions, Earthquakes, & Emissions: Visualizing the Planet’s Heartbeat.Ant Spider Bee, 6 February 2017.

Kleemann, Katrin. “Watch your Step! Moss Conservation in Vatnajökull National Park, Iceland.Seeing the Woods, 18 October 2016.

Kleemann, Katrin. “Snapshot: Beach Litter in a Sustainable Exhibition. Seeing the Woods, 7 June 2016.

Kleemann, Katrin. “Flyover Country App, or What Do Airplanes and Dinosaurs Have in Common?Ant Spider Bee, 4 May 2016.

Kleemann, Katrin. “Worldview: Earthquakes in Munich?Seeing the Woods, 20 April 2016.

Kleemann, Katrin. “Beyond Doom and Gloom: An Exploration Through Letters—A New Virtual Exhibition.Seeing the Woods, 6 April 2016.

Kleemann, Katrin. “Environmental Geology in Spain – From 21st Century Pollution to Fossil Atolls.Environmental Studies Certificate Program Blog, 28 February 2016.

Kleemann, Katrin. “Environmental Geology in Spain – Geology Explains Coral Remains on a Hilltop.Environmental Studies Certificate Program Blog, 27 February 2016.

Kleemann, Katrin, and Maya Schmitt. “Snapshot: Distant Transformations.Seeing the Woods, 22 February 2016.

Kleemann, Katrin. “Environmental Geology in Spain – Retracing a Past Volcanic Eruption.Environmental Studies Certificate Program Blog, 21 February 2016.

Kleemann, Katrin. “Snapshot: Earthquake Simulation at the Museum Mensch und Natur.Seeing the Woods, 9 February 2016.


Other Online Publications

Kleemann, Katrin. “Flood Marks in Würzburg”, “Ringing the Church Bells Against Bad Weather: The So-Called Schillerglocke”, “The Installation of Lightning Rods: The So-Called Hemmer’scher Fünfspitz”, “The Main Flood of 1784 in Würzburg.” In Weathered History: The Material Side of Past Climate Change (Online Exhibition), curated by Martin Bauch and Diana Lucia Feitsch, 2021.

Kleemann, Katrin. “Lernpapier ‘A Mist Connection: The Laki Eruption and Its Legacy.” Andrea von Braun Stiftung, 9 August 2020.

Kleemann, Katrin. “Living in the Time of a Subsurface Revolution: The 1783 Calabrian Earthquake Sequence.” #ASEH2018TWEETS Twitter Conference presented by the ASEH Graduate Caucus, co-sponsored by the Network in Canadian History and Environment (NiCHE) and the NiCHE New Scholars Committee, 9 March 2018.


Media Interviews

Reviewer for Climate Feedback on the following analysis: “CO2 Coalition Sponsored Article in ‘The Washington Times’ Presents List of False and Misleading Statements about the Impacts of CO2 and Climate Change,” edited by Nikki Forrester. Climate Feedback, 5 May 2021.

Presentation for Environmental History Now‘s “Celebrating our Graduate” series, 31 March 2021. “Katrin Kleemann on her dissertation ‘A Mist Connection: The Laki Eruption and Its Legacy.'” You can watch the presentation here on YouTube.

Interview with Dr. Jennifer Rieger on “Tier und Wir: Moby Dick im Rhein,” Deutschlandfunk Kultur, 25 October 2020.


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