Philip Terrie, PhD.

Dr. Terrie is emeritus professor of American Culture Studies, English, and Environmental Studies at Bowling Green State University, where he taught classes in American environmental and cultural history and American literature. A former Assistant Curator at the Adirondack Museum, he has also held visiting professorships at SUNY Potsdam and SUNY Plattsburgh. He is the author of Contested Terrain: A New History of Nature and People in the Adirondacks and Forever Wild: A Cultural History of Wilderness in the Adirondacks (both published by Syracuse University Press) and numerous articles, chapters, and reviews on Adirondack history and culture. He is a regular contributor to the Adirondack Explorer. He is a 46-er and enjoys hiking, biking, kayaking, and birding.