K. A. Wisniewski

Presentations & Talks

Recent Conference Presentations and Invited Talks

Baskerville Society

“Compositors of Types: Typography and Design in Eighteenth-century America,” The Beauty of Letters: Text, Type, and Communication in the Eighteenth Century, The University of Birmingham, The Typographic Hub and The Baskerville Society, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom, March 13-15, 2015.

Typographic Hub

“The Periodical Squib, and Other Literary Gambols in Early America,” Leisure, Pleasure, and Entertainment, The 45th Annual Conference of the East-Central American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (EC/ASECS), University of Delaware, Newark, DE, November 6-8, 2014.

ASECS

“The Punch-Linotype: The History of Printing in Baltimore,” Denker Fellows Forum, Chesapeake Chapter, American Printing History Association, The Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., November 5, 2014.

“The Hopkinson Hoax of 1763,” CURRENTS: Humanities Work Now Forum, The Dresher Center for the Humanities, University of Maryland Baltimore County, November 3, 2014.

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“A Different Type of Humor: Francis Hopkinson & Typographical Play in Early American Periodicals,” Graphic Humor in American Periodicals Panel, The American Literature Association (ALA) Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., May 22-25, 2014.

“Tattle, Rattle, Whistle: Toys for Attention, Tools for Disruption,” with Felix Burgos and Landry Digeon, Rethinking Intellectual Activism, University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD, April 12, 2014.

“Raising the Roof and Improving the Art of Paper War: Francis Hopkinson & the Performance of the Press in the Early Republic,” the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing (SHARP) Panel, Cultures, Contexts, Images, Texts: Making Meaning in Print, Digital, and Networked Worlds, South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA) and 2013 Convention, Atlanta, Georgia, November 8-10, 2013.

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“Improving the Art of Paper War: The Literary Gambols of Francis Hopkinson,” Works-in-Progress Discussion Forum, The Dresher Center for the Humanities, University of Maryland Baltimore County, October 28, 2013.

“The E-University Press,” with Craig Saper, The Storm of Progress: New Horizons, New Narratives, New Codes, HASTAC 2013—The Decennial, York University, Toronto, Canada, April 25-28, 2013.   

Moderator and co-presenter of “The Future of Digital Publishing: A Curated Panel,” with Samantha Gorman, A. J. Patrick Liszkiewicz, & Brianna Marshall, The Storm of Progress: New Horizons, New Narratives, New Codes, HASTAC 2013—The Decennial, York University, Toronto, Canada, April 25-28, 2013.   

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