Gregg Mitman

Gregg Mitman is the Vilas Research and William Coleman Professor of History, Medical History, and Environmental Studies at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. An award-winning author and filmmaker, his recent films and books include The Land Beneath Our Feet and Breathing Space: How Allergies Shape Our Lives and Landscapes. The author of Empire of Rubber (The New Press), he lives near Madison, Wisconsin.

News and Reviews

Publishers Weekly

Read a starred review of Empire of Rubber in Publishers Weekly.

Author Interview

Read a Q&A interview with author Gregg Mitman about Empire of Rubber.

Books by Gregg Mitman

Empire of Rubber
Firestone’s Scramble for Land and Power in Liberia

Gregg Mitman