Sep 5 7:00 pm
the Elmira College Center for Mark Twain Studies
Thursday, September 5, 7pm:
“Nature has no originality,” Mark Twain wrote, “Everything which has happened once must happen again and again and again - and not capriciously, but at regular periods.” Elmira College’s Dr. Seybold will examine Twain’s insights into mass media and particularly how those insights resonate with the media revolution of our own time.
Matt Seybold is Assistant Professor of American Literature & Mark Twain Studies at Elmira College.All lectures will take place at the Chemung County Historical Society, 415 E. Water St., Elmira, NY. Lectures are free and open to the public. Call 607-734-4167 for more information.