Lecture

  • 2018 Nov 15

    A Queer View of Printing

    3:30pm

    Location: 

    Houghton Library

    Presented by: Houghton Library
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    Printing is a queer art in the sense its 16th-century meanings: queer as in “perverse,” since it disrupted the norms of how information was reproduced at the time; and queer as in “off-center,” since it is has allowed for the survival of marginalized voices and experiences.

    Recently, printing is “queer” in the sense that the campaign to recognize LGBTQ+ rights has required activists to design, print, and...

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  • 2018 Nov 15

    A Queer View of Printing

    5:30pm

    Location: 

    Houghton Library

    Presented by: Houghton Library
    Tickets: RSVP

    Houghton Library's George Parker Winship Lecture series presents ""A Queer View of Printing"" by Brooke Palmieri. Printing is a queer art in the sense its 16th-century meanings: queer as in “perverse,” since it disrupted the norms of how information was reproduced at the time; and queer as in “off-center,” since it is has allowed for the survival of marginalized voices and experiences. Recently, printing is “queer” in the sense that the campaign to recognize LGBTQ+ rights has required activists to design, print, and...

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