Before the Graphic Memoir
Yale University Professor Katie Trumpener discusses the prehistory of the graphic novel by examining artists, works, and genres ranging from alternative press cartoons to Japanese American internment memoirs to Native American ledger books and contemporary West German graphic memoirs.
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the Newhouse Center for the Humanities and the English Department.
Courtesy of the Japanese American National Museum, gift of Miné Okubo Estate, 2007.62.
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Sep 26, 4:30–6 PMHollywood’s Dirtiest Secret: The Hidden Environmental Costs of the Movies
Author and environmental media scholar Hunter Vaughan examines the environmental effects of filmmaking, from Hollywood classics to the digital era, considering how popular screen media shape and reflect our understanding of the natural world.Event Date:Thursday, September 26, 2019 -4:30pm to 6:00pm
Sep 24, 4:15 PMWomen Filmmakers at Wellesley: The Role of the Producer
Independent film producer Linda Reisman discusses the role of film producers and the work involved in film making, from the development of a script to the film’s distribution. Reception with refreshements to follow.Event Date:Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 4:15pm
Nov 5, 5 PMThe Harry Halverson Lecture on American Architecture: Pamela Karimi
Black Spaces Matter, organized by architect and architectural historian Pamela Karimi, explores the sustainable renewal of the American Post-industrial city through New Bedford, MA's extraordinary abolitionist history.Event Date:Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 5:00pm