Mermaids amongst the Cables: The Abstracted Body and the Telegraphic Touch – Clare Pettitt (Seminar, King’s College, 9 October 2013)

King’s College Research Seminar series in the history of science, technology and medicine: Professor Clare Pettitt Mermaids amongst the Cables: The Abstracted Body and the Telegraphic Touch Wednesday 9 October at 5-6.30pm in S8.08, Strand Building. This paper uses two paintings of mermaids form the 1880s to think about the emergence in Read more…