Thursday, 5 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., Gardner, Sheraton
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Media and Literature
Presiding: Jessica Pressman, American Council of Learned Socs.
1. "Phonographic Reading Machines," Matthew Rubery, Univ. of London, Queen Mary Coll.
2. "Mechanical Mediations of Miniature Text: Reading Microform," Katherine Wilson, Adelphi Univ.
3. "Between Human and Machine, a Printed Sheet: The Early History of OCR (Optical Character Recognition)," Mara Mills, New York Univ.
Genre, Theory, Method – Film, Television, and Other Media
American Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century