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April 28, 2015: Will Slauter seminar at AAS on Reprinting in 19th-century periodicals

On Tuesday, April 28, at 5:00 PM, Will Slauter—a Lecturer in English and American Studies at the University of Paris 8 – Saint Denis, and current AAS-NEH Long-term Fellow—will present a seminar paper titled

Copyright and Credit: Understanding Reprinting in Nineteenth-Century Newspapers and Magazines