Cultural Studies Colloquium: Hanna Shell
May 03, 2012
from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM
|Where||3201 Hart Hall|
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Hanna Rose Shell is the Leo Marx Career Development Chair, Asst. Professor in the Science, Technology, and Society Program at MIT, also a faculty affiliate of the Comparative Media Studies program. She is the author of the just-released Hide and Seek: Camouflage, Photography, and the Media of Reconnaissance (New York: Zone Books, 2012). A filmmaker as well as a historian of science and technology, she is the director of Locomotion in Water [2005-11], Secondhand (Pepe) , and, most recently, Blind , a cinematic and multi-media complement to the book, Hide and Seek.
The event is sponsored by Cultural Studies and co-sponsored by: American Studies; Science and Technology Studies; Cinema and Technocultural Studies; and the DHI Research Clusters on Militarization, Environmental Humanities, and Technoscience, Arts, and Culture.