History Homecoming: "The Lost Art of the Letter"

"The Lost Art of the Letter" featuring panel:

Beth Berry,"Educating the Material Girl: Letter-Writing Manuals as Catechisms of Consumption in Early Modern Japan"

Margaret Chowning, "Letters from the Cloister:  Nuns and the Art of the Complaint "

David Henkin, "Snail Mail, Email, and the Exaggerated Demise of American Epistolarity"

Mark Peterson, "From Benjamin Franklin to Edward Snowden: The Politics of Letters and Leaks"

 

 

Date/Time: 
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - 7:00pm
Constituencies: 
All welcome
Location: 
Alumni House