Seminar: "From Cyberspace to Mobile Phones: A History of Expanded Television"
Thomas LaMarre, McGill University (January 16, 2014)

Lecture: "Form = Material ???
Flywhisks and Catastrophe Logic in a Colonial Milieu"

Nancy Rose Hunt, University of Michigan (January 30, 2014)

Lecture: "Cross Cultures: Spanish Travelers on Indian Highways in the 16th-Century Southwest"
Juliana Barr, University of Florida (February 13, 2014)

Lecture: "Materializing Papyrology"
Roger Bagnall, New York University (March 13, 2014)

Lecture: "Folded in Time: Thoughts on a Photograph Album"
Elizabeth Edwards, De Montfort University (March 27, 2014)

Roundtable: "Detroit Plural"
Panelists: Maria Cotera, Austin McCoy, Stephen Ward
Chair: Charlie Bright (April 3, 2014)

Lecture: "'Libraries of the Mind:' Cultures of Literacy in 17th-Century Isfahan"
Kathryn Babayan, University of Michigan (April 10, 2014)


Recap: Cultures of Literacy in 17th- Century Isfahan

Prof. Babayan concluded Institute's 13-14 programs ...


Recap: "Detroit Plural" Roundtable Discussion

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