HENRY CHRISTOPHE REBOUND: JUSTE CHANLATTE’S LOST PLAY ‘NÉHRI’ AND THE AFTERLIFE OF THE KINGDOM OF HAITI
This series examines the Age of Revolutions through its material markers, reminding us that materials themselves reflected and shaped political cultures around the revolutionary Atlantic and World.
Before and Beyond Typography:
Textual Production in Global and Multimodal Perspective
April 24-25, 2020
We will be holding an international conference at Stanford University on April 24-25, 2020 to explore the global history of reproductive text technologies and graphic communication from before and beyond the dominance of typography.
Commercial Pictures and the Arts and Technics of Visual Persuasion
A Conference at the Hagley Library, Wilmington DE
November 8, 2019
There are a number of common misconceptions when it comes to women and science fiction:
- That there's no real sf by women between Mary Shelley's Frankenstein and the feminist SF of the 1960s
- That most readers of SF are men
- That early pulp science fiction was all aimed at 12-year-old boys.
All of these claims are untrue, as this week's episode of Words To That Effect explores, with special guest Prof Lisa Yaszek of Georgia Tech.