Please join us for the Vanderbilt History Seminar’s Workshop entitled “Can the Submarine Speak? Recovering Histories from Below” on Friday, April 17, 2015, in Buttrick Hall 123.
Noon: Buffet lunch, followed by welcome address
Please RSVP for lunch here: http://goo.gl/forms/deyovlgq7c
12:30pm: Jonathan Lamb, Vanderbilt University, “The equivocal beauty of coralline structures”
1:30pm: Amanda Herbert, Christopher Newport University, “Urban spas and urban space in the early modern British world”
2:45pm: Katharine Anderson, York University, “Underwater sights: technology, nostalgia, & disciplines in the 1920s”
3:45pm: Alistair Sponsel, Vanderbilt University, “Underwater listening and the acousmatic predicament: musique concrète, science, and safety in the 1940s”
Organized by Alistair Sponsel and Danielle Picard, Vanderbilt University