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January 2021

CMS.S60/CMS.S96 Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel

Friday, January 15 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Cambridge, MA 02139 United States + Google Map

Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel is a one week IAP offering that tackles the American comic book from three distinct and defining perspectives: superheroes and fantasy, crime comics, and the graphic memoir. While the superhero offered an electrifying narrative for comics and ushered its transition from newspaper strips to the comic book, it also seemed to impose a limiting identity upon the medium as a site for “juvenile literature.” How did writers and artists respond…

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CMS.S60/CMS.S96 Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel

Thursday, January 14 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Register through Websis, must attend all sessions.
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States + Google Map

Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel is a one week IAP offering that tackles the American comic book from three distinct and defining perspectives: superheroes and fantasy, crime comics, and the graphic memoir. While the superhero offered an electrifying narrative for comics and ushered its transition from newspaper strips to the comic book, it also seemed to impose a limiting identity upon the medium as a site for “juvenile literature.” How did writers and artists respond…

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CMS.S60/CMS.S96 Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel

Wednesday, January 13 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Register through Websis, must attend all sessions.
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States + Google Map

Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel is a one week IAP offering that tackles the American comic book from three distinct and defining perspectives: superheroes and fantasy, crime comics, and the graphic memoir. While the superhero offered an electrifying narrative for comics and ushered its transition from newspaper strips to the comic book, it also seemed to impose a limiting identity upon the medium as a site for “juvenile literature.” How did writers and artists respond…

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CMS.S60/CMS.S96 Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel

Tuesday, January 12 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Register through Websis, must attend all sessions.
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States + Google Map

Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel is a one week IAP offering that tackles the American comic book from three distinct and defining perspectives: superheroes and fantasy, crime comics, and the graphic memoir. While the superhero offered an electrifying narrative for comics and ushered its transition from newspaper strips to the comic book, it also seemed to impose a limiting identity upon the medium as a site for “juvenile literature.” How did writers and artists respond…

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CMS.S60/CMS.S96 Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel

Monday, January 11 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Register through Websis, must attend all sessions.
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States + Google Map

Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel is a one week IAP offering that tackles the American comic book from three distinct and defining perspectives: superheroes and fantasy, crime comics, and the graphic memoir. While the superhero offered an electrifying narrative for comics and ushered its transition from newspaper strips to the comic book, it also seemed to impose a limiting identity upon the medium as a site for “juvenile literature.” How did writers and artists respond…

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January 2020

DJ History and Technology

Friday, January 31, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, January 31, 2020

MIT Building E15, Room 335, 20 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Disco flyer background

Join us every Friday afternoon for discotheque history and classic grooves!

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MIT Writers’ Group

Monday, January 27, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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One event on Monday, January 13, 2020 at 12:00 pm

One event on Monday, January 27, 2020 at 12:00 pm

MIT Building E17, Room 136, 40 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Independent Activities Period

Join other MIT writers to get advice about your own writing, to be a reader of other writers' work, and/or to get inspiration to write something.

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DJ History and Technology

Friday, January 24, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, January 31, 2020

MIT Building E15, Room 335, 20 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Disco flyer background

Join us every Friday afternoon for discotheque history and classic grooves!

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Dissertation Workshop

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
MIT Building E17, Room 136, 40 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Independent Activities Period

Learn strategies to manage time, meet other writers, and complete your dissertation.

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Innovative Language & Poetry

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
MIT Building 4, Room 253, 182 Memorial Drive (Rear)
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Independent Activities Period

A workshop for writers of any skill level who are interested in learning more about poetry or expanding their rhetorical toolkit by using language in more precise, innovative ways.

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DJ History and Technology

Friday, January 17, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, January 31, 2020

MIT Building E15, Room 335, 20 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Disco flyer background

Join us every Friday afternoon for discotheque history and classic grooves!

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Imagining Prototypes: Writing about Design

Monday, January 13, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on Monday, January 13, 2020 at 1:00 pm

MIT Building 56, Room 169, Access Via 21 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Independent Activities Period

An activity-based writing workshop for anyone who builds anything at MIT and beyond, or who dreams of doing so. The workshop will introduce techniques in writing for designers who rely on written or oral communication to generate interest in a design idea or prototype.

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MIT Writers’ Group

Monday, January 13, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Monday, January 13, 2020 at 12:00 pm

One event on Monday, January 27, 2020 at 12:00 pm

MIT Building E17, Room 136, 40 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
+ Google Map
Independent Activities Period

Join other MIT writers to get advice about your own writing, to be a reader of other writers' work, and/or to get inspiration to write something.

Find out more »

DJ History and Technology

Friday, January 10, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, January 31, 2020

MIT Building E15, Room 335, 20 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
+ Google Map
Disco flyer background

Join us every Friday afternoon for discotheque history and classic grooves!

Find out more »

Imagining Prototypes: Writing about Design

Thursday, January 9, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on Monday, January 13, 2020 at 1:00 pm

MIT Building 56, Room 169, Access Via 21 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
+ Google Map
Independent Activities Period

An activity-based writing workshop for anyone who builds anything at MIT and beyond, or who dreams of doing so. The workshop will introduce techniques in writing for designers who rely on written or oral communication to generate interest in a design idea or prototype.

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