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    • The Afterlives of Gawain: Illustration as Annotation in the Cotton Nero Ax Manuscript 

      Haught, Leah (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-11-13)
      This presentation illuminates the relationship between text and image within one of the most-well known medieval tales, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, adding much needed information about the context of its composition ...
    • Androids, Shape Shifters, and Vampires: Black Women’s Afrofuturist Feminist Cultural Productions 

      Morris, Susana (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-02-20)
      When Afrofuturist soul singer Erykah Badu calls herself “an analog girl in a digital world,” she is underscoring not only her connection to a pre-digital sensibility, but also her status as an outsider within mainstream American ...
    • Andy Duncan 

      Duncan, Andy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-06-12)
      A sequel to the author's 2007 story "A Diorama of the Infernal Regions, or, The Devil's Ninth Question," "The Dragaman's Bride" is based on a traditional Jack tale of the Appalachians. Amid sinister doings in Depression-era ...
    • Are Women as Smart as Men? Midwives and Medical Men in Seventeenth-Century France 

      Sheridan, Bridgette (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-11-17)
    • Assimilation 

      Grant, Mason (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007)
    • Atlantic Gandhi, Caribbean Gandhi 

      Natarajan, Nalini (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-04-02)
    • Author Roundtable: "Engineering the Future" and "Southern Fried Science Fiction and Fantasy" 

      Bishop, Michael; Ellis, Jason W.; Cox, F. Brett; Di Filippo, Paul; Duncan, Andy; Goonan, Kathleen Ann; McDevitt, Jack; Rochelle, Warren (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-06-11)
    • Big Data 

      Hicks, Diana; Banzhaf, Melissa R.; Youtie, Jan; Forman, Chris (2015-09-25)
      This event featured opening remarks from Professor Diana Hicks (School of Public Policy) and presentations from ARDC Administrator Melissa R. Banzhaf, Adjunct Associate Professor Jan Youtie (Public Policy), and Professor ...
    • Bioethics 

      Berry, Roberta; Biddle, Justin; Levine, Aaron; Singh, Jennifer (2015-09-11)
    • Biology and Germ Warfare 

      Spencer, Chrissy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-11-13)
      Biological or “germ” warfare among humans is an ancient battle tradition. Medieval European writings reveal evidence of biological warfare, such as poisoning well water with human remains (1155, Italy), catapulting plague ...
    • Blacksmithing and Timber-Framed Houses: Pedagogy of Risk 

      Crawford, T. Hugh (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-11-13)
      This presentation focuses on two forms of medieval technological practice—timber-frame construction and blacksmithing—and how teaching students to forge iron and chop timber is an invaluable pedagogical tool, especially ...
    • Bond's Gadgets Beyond the Movies 

      Parise, Brian (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-10-08)
    • Bond, Drugs, Pollen and Ions 

      Fernández, Facundo M. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-10-08)
    • Bridging Academia, Industry, and Culture 

      Lu, Karyn; Crouse, Jeff; Amsbary, Paul; Weese, Jeff; Ou, Grace; Murray, Janet (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-04-16)
    • The Case of Charles Dexter Ward 

      Bruen, Brandon; Flont, Alex; Rahn, Eliza; Vreeland, Cameron (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-03-10)
    • Challenging Misconceptions about Women's Roles and Contributions in History 

      Brecke, Peter; Foster, Lawrence (2015-02-20)
    • Childbirth, Abandonment and Power in Louise Erdrich's Tracks 

      Girard, Kristin (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-11-17)
    • Civic Data + Civic Participation 

      Le Dantec, Christopher (2015-09-15)
      Smart cities and digital democracy have begun to converge and create opportunities to enact new civic imaginaries. Much of the momentum behind these efforts derives from computing’s promise of improved efficiency derived ...
    • Closing Remarks 

      Telotte, Jay P.; Bogost, Ian (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-04-16)
    • Cochlear Implant Sonata 

      Robnett, Timothy; Woodard, Gregory; Echols, Steven Mark; Slay, Danal (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-11-11)
      The performance is a student-created skit, originally submitted as an assignment in a section of instructor Roger Whitson's Fall 2009 English 1101 class (ENGL 1101 A1 - English Composition I) which focused on technology ...