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Vol. 12, No. 1
November 1999

Mercurial Matters

Old and New Media

News of Members

Editorial: Seduced by a "First”

2000 in Munich

Nina Wormbs wins Robinson Prize

Information Networks and Urban Spaces

Book Review:
Science in Public

Lemelson Center Fellows Program

News of the Field:
Printing History on the Web

Audio History Library

Westinghouse Films from 1904

What can "Old Technologies" Teach us about Digital Culture?

Recent and Upcoming Conferences

Journal of Radio Studies

New Edition of Bibliography


Telephone Collectors International

SHOT Session Query: Mechanical to Electrical

A Victorian Internet?

Contact Us

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Recent and Upcoming Conferences

The Eastern Communication Association, a regional affiliate of the National Communication Association that covers the northeast U.S., will meet April 27-30, 2000, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Sessions will include analyses of communication theorists, such as McLuhan, Mumford, James Carey, and Neil Postman.

•150th Anniversary of the Discovery of the Electrical Transmission of the Human Voice by Antonio Meucci - 1849-1999” was celebrated as part of “The Week of the Italian Culture” in Havana, Cuba, on 19-25 November 1999. A continuing online exhibition associated with this event, extensively and beautifully illustrated, can be found at <>