Taylor Mack

BA. Geography 1989, MA Geography 1992, (PhD LSU 1997)
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Taylor is currently the geographer in the Department of Social Sciences at Louisiana Tech University, located in Ruston, in the northern part of Louisiana. He teaches a wide variety of geography courses, including World Regional, Cultural, Economic, Urban, Physical, North America, Latin America, and Geography of the South. Taylor's research is on the Historical Geography of Honduras, and he has recently been examining the port cities of Omoa and Puerto Cortez, as well as the Honduran Trans-Oceanic Railway of the 1870s (they only laid about 58 miles of track!). Taylor is currently the Secretary/Treasurer of the Latin America Specialty Group (LASG) of the AAG, a Board Member of the Conference of Latin Americanist Geographers (CLAG), and is the Editor of the joint LASG & CLAG Newsletter.


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