English Papers, Research and Videos
This is a collection of papers, research and videos from the Department of English at Cornell University.
(Modernism/modernity, 2018-05-30)This essay examines the 1931-1933 correspondence of Claude McKay and Nancy Cunard, apparently the only surviving set of letters that document the composition of Cunard's Negro anthology (1934). The few scholars who have ...
(The Organist / KCRW and McSweeney's, 2017-12-14)A podcast that discusses the distinctive way the recordings of the Firesign Theatre were listened to collectively, in the United States and Vietnam, during the years of their Columbia recording contract, 1967-75. Features ...
(Sounding Out!, 2017-11-27)A short article on how the Firesign Theater, during the period of their contract with Columbia Records (1967-75), pioneered a new form of sound-based literary writing using the emerging technologies of multitrack recording, ...
(2009-01-05)Three professors -- Cynthia Selfe, Scott Lloyd Dewitt, and Jami Carlacio -- are interviewed, discussing the importance of integrating new media technologies into the college classroom.
(2009-01-05)This video features interviews with TAs at Ohio State U discussing how they integrate new media technologies into their first-year writing courses