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New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium: A Duo of Nineteenth-Century Digital Art Projects

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

The Bark Room, Room M104, Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, bark room 2 West 13th Street, New York, NY 10011

A Duo of Nineteenth-Century Digital Art Projects: The Crowd-Pleasing Cover Art of Railway Novels & George Cruikshank’s Eye

Jonathan H. Grossman is Professor of English at UCLA. He works on nineteenth-century British literature.
Ellen Truxaw, PhD candidate in English at UCLA, is writing a dissertation about the relation between image and text in the nineteenth century.

[image] Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889 Title: Basil: A Story of Modern Life Publisher: J. Blackwood Publication Date: 1856

This meeting of the NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held at 7pm at Parsons School of Design, The New School, 2 West 13th Street, in the Bark Room (off the lobby).

Free and open to the public.


Parsons School of Design, School of Art, Media and Technology



no tickets necessary

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