Lauren Lessing, Colby College and Amy Lippert, University of Chicago

Center for American History and Culture Programs
American Art and Visual Culture Seminar
Friday, February 1, 2013

2 pm to 5 pm

Towner Fellow’s Lounge

Theatrical Captivity and Murder in Junius Brutus Stearns’s Hannah Duston Killing the Indians of 1847
Lauren Lessing, Colby College

“Consuming Identities: Visual Culture and Celebrity in Nineteenth-Century San Francisco”
Amy Lippert
, University of Chicago

Commentator: Sarah Burns, Indiana University

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Scholl Center Seminar papers are pre-circulated electronically.  For a copy of the paper, e-mail the Scholl Center at  Please do not request a paper unless you plan to attend.