About the event

Join NYPL for Doc Chat Episode 5: "Poetry and Revolution on the Lower East Side" featuring Lost & Found Editor, Daine di Prima Fellow, and Rare Books and Archives Associate at Granary Books Mary Catherine Kinniburgh who will be presenting online-only teaching and research methods for mimeograph revolution, counterculture, and ephemera, both within and outside institutions.

Doc Chat is a program series that digs deep into the stories behind the New York Public Library’s most interesting collections and highlights ways that teachers can incorporate them into the classroom.

In Episode Five, NYPL's Ian Fowler is joined by Dr. Mary Catherine Kinniburgh of Granary Books to discuss the Lower East Side's literary history and highlight digital resources for exploring the small press and mimeograph revolution of the 1960s and 1970s.

Educators, scholars, students, and all primary source lovers are welcome to join this lively conversation. Each 30-minute episode takes place online.

Register HERE, and explore all of NYPL's upcoming Doc Chat episodes HERE.

This event is co-sponsored by Lost & Found: The CUNY Poetics Document Initiative from the Center for the Humanities at The Graduate Center, CUNY, and the Engaging the Senses Foundation.