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Tom Haines

Tom Haines is an assistant professor of English at the University of New Hampshire and an associate editor of Whitefish Review. He has walked hundreds of miles across landscapes of fuel and is writing a book about energy and the environment.


Photograph by Tom Haines

In the Powder River Basin

July 18, 2016

1. Since the beginning of the industrial age, and still in many places around the world, people have been scurrying into the earth, picks in hand, deepening subterranean trails in search of coal. There is no such intimacy to the transaction here, wh [...]