CANCELLED or POSTPONED: Symposium: "Techno-Romanticism Now: A Celebration of the Scholarship of Neil Fraistat"

April 16, 2020 to April 17, 2020
1:00 - 5:00 PM
2115 Tawes Hall

PLEASE NOTE: On Monday 9 March 2020, the University of Maryland implemented a policy not to host non-essential meetings or travel. Organizers are determining whether it makes sense to cancel or postpone this event. |  #UMDTechnoC19

Thursday, 04.16.2020

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Petrou Critic in Residence. Graduate Student Professionalization Seminar
Kate Singer, Mount Holyoke University

4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. Petrou Critic in Residence. Plenary Lecture
Kate Singer, Mount Holyoke University

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm. Reception

Friday, 04.17.2020

10:00 am to 11:30 am. Technologies of Print
Andrew Stauffer, University of Virginia
Deidre Lynch, Harvard University
Jon Klancher, Carnegie Mellon University

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm. Lunch

1:45 pm to 3:00 pm Digital Tyger Joys
Steve Jones, University of South Florida
Laura Mandell, Texas A&M University

3:30 pm to 4:45 pm Plenary Lecture
James Chandler, University of Chicago

5:00 pm to 6:00 pm Reception with Remarks
Drew Hubbell, Susquehanna University
Jamie Kantor, Ohio State University
David Rettenmaier, Romantic Circles Technical Editor


The Keats Shelley Association.  At the University of Maryland: The Division of Research , the Office of Undergraduate Studies, the College of Arts & Humanities, MITH (the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities), the Department of English, the Washington Area Romanticists Group,  BookLab, and the Center for Literary & Comparative Studies, and the Bebe Koch Petrou Fund

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2020.04.16-17: Poster for Techno-Romanticism Now, with schedule listings

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