Lecture: An Electric Education: How to Teach Science on Television

If you are in the Philadelphia area, please plan to come to the Science History Institute at 6:00 p.m. on December 5 for our (free) Fall Rohm and Haas Fellow in Focus lecture featuring Ingrid Ockert speaking on “An Electric Education: How to Teach Science on Television,”

Edited Collection on "Familial Influences on Superheroes"

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The edited collection, Familial Influences on Superheroes, will examine the role that the family plays on the development of the superhero as portrayed in radio, comics, graphic novels, television series, and feature films.  Many

Screening Non-Binary Bodies

"Screening Non-Binary Bodies": A call for a Screen Bodies special issue on gender non-conforming bodies in visual media.

Guest editor: Wibke Straube, Centre for Gender Studies, Karlstad University, Sweden.

The special issue “Screening Non-Binary Bodies” is eager to explore screen representations and effects of gender non-conforming bodies in films, documentaries, video installations, performance art, Vlogs, TV, and other audio/visual media.

Join Historians At The Movies this Sunday night for Outlaw King

Join Historians At The Movies this Sunday, November 11 at 8pm eastern for Outlaw King on Netflix. Tweet along with other scholars across the globe as we watch, historicize, and enjoy the film together. To join in, log in to twitter and follow @herberthistory or hashtag #HATM. Look forward to seeing you there!


Jason Herbert

University  of Minnesota


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