"Between Spool and Page: Storage, Memory, and Magnetic Wire in the Mid-Twentieth Century"

"Between Spool and Page: Storage, Memory, and Magnetic Wire in the Mid-Twentieth Century"

Jentery Sayers (English, University of Victoria)
Sayers has research interests in comparative media studies, digital humanities, Anglo-American modernism, computers, and teaching with technologies. His work has appeared in Kairos: A Journal of Rhetoric, Technology, and PedagogyComputational Culture: A Journal of Software StudiesThe Information Society; and Collaborative Approaches to the Digital in English Studies; and his current book project is a cultural history of magnetic recording.

Created by: Valdemar Poulsen
Speaker: Emperor Franz Joseph
Year: 1900
Location: Paris Exhibition
Medium: Magnetic Wire
Technology: Telegraphone