History of Mountaineering

Dani  Inkpen

Dani Inkpen

Research Interests: History of glaciology in North America in the twentieth century, with a focus on the relationships between science and recreation, as manifested in the intertwined histories of mountaineering and glacier study in the early twentieth century. Her work focuses in particular on the changing methods and practices of glacier study throughout the twentieth century, and the shifting role of photography in this history.