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413. Word, Image, Media in Early America

Thursday, 7 January, 8:30–9:45 a.m., 613, WSCC

Program arranged by the Division on American Literature to 1800

Presiding: Sean X. Goudie, Penn State Univ., University Park

1. "Why We Left: Transmedia and Transatlantic Archives of Colonial Memory," Joanna M. Brooks, San Diego State Univ.

2. "Phillis Wheatley and Art's New Geographies in Colonial America," Sarah Dennis, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana

3. "Semaphores: The Chappe Telegraph in the Early Republic," Eric Wertheimer, Arizona State Univ. West

Responding: Christopher J. Lukasik, Purdue Univ., West Lafayette


  • American Literature – Before 1900

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