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Michael Joseph

Michael Joseph
Rare Book Librarian, Special Collections/University Archives
Library Faculty, Special Collections and University Archives
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Publications

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

BOOKS

Michael Joseph. Teaching Guide to the Norton Anthology of Children’s Literature. New York: WW Norton, 2005. 207 p.

 

BOOKS EDITED

Michael Joseph and Lissa Paul. Handmade Literacies: Special issue of The Lion and the Unicorn. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004. 140 p.

 

JOURNALS EDITED

Michael Joseph. The Artists’ Books of Suellen Glashausser: A special Issue of the Journal of the Rutgers University Libraries (LXIV 2008 [2010]) 97 p.

 

CHAPTERS IN BOOKS: PENDING

Michael Joseph. “Poetry and Plasticity,” in The Bloomsbury Companion to Contemporary American Poetry, edited by Craig Svonkin. New York: Bloomsbury, 2017. Accepted pending publication

 

Michael Joseph and Joseph Thomas. “Apologia” in Prizing in Children’s Literature, edited by Joseph T. Thomas and Kenneth Kidd. London: Routledge, 2016.

 

Michael Joseph. “Fairy Tale Poems” in Routledge Companion to Fairy-Tale Cultures and Media, edited by Pauline Greenhill, Jill Terry Rudy and Naomi Hamer. London: Routledge, 2016.

 

CHAPTERS IN BOOKS: PUBLISHED

Michael Joseph. “Liminality” in Keywords in Children’s Literature. New York: NYU Press, 2011. 138-141.

 

Michael Joseph. “The Penny Fiddle and Poetic Truth: The Children’s Poems of Robert Graves” in Poetry and Childhood, edited by Morag Styles. Staffordshire, Eng.: Trentham Press, 2010. 81-89.

 

Michael Joseph. “Illustrating St. Nicholas and the Influence of Mary Mapes Dodge in St. Nicholas and Mary Mapes Dodge: The Legacy of a Children’s Magazine Editor, 1873-1905, edited by Ruth Ann Thompson, Susan Gannon and Suzanne Rahn. New York, NY: McFarland, 2004. 54-75.

 

Michael Joseph. “The Unfinished Blocks” in Lynd Ward’s Last, Unfinished Wordless Novel. With an introduction by Michael McCurdy and a description of The Last Unfinished Blocks by Michael Joseph. New Brunswick, NJ: New Jersey Book Arts Symposium, 2001.

 

Michael Joseph. “The Myth of The Golden Age and Journey Tales in Post-Colonial African Children's Literature” in Critical Perspectives on Postcolonial African Children's and Young Adult Literature, edited by Meena Khorana. New York, NY: Greenwood, 1998. 117-130.

 

Michael Joseph. “Joseph Pennell” in American Book and Magazine Illustrators to 1920, edited by Steven E. Smith. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1998. 250-269.

 

Michael Joseph. “Maxfield Parrish” in American Book and Magazine Illustrators to 1920, edited by Steven E. Smith, Detroit, MI: Gale, 1998. 230-243.

 

Michael Joseph. “Stanley Elkin's A Poetic For Bullies” in Masterplots II: Short Story, Supplement. Pasadena, CA: Salem Press, 1997. 3834-3837.

 

Michael Joseph. “Italo Calvino's Big Fish, Little Fish” in Masterplots II: Short  Story, Supplement. Pasadena, CA: Salem Press, 1997. 2879-2881.

 

Michael Joseph. “William Gass’s Omensetter's Luck” in Masterplots: 20th Anniversary Revised 2nd Edition. Pasadena, CA: Salem Press, 1997. 4672-4675.

 

Michael Joseph. “Robert Graves' The White Goddess” in Masterplots: 20th Anniversary Revised 2nd Edition. Pasadena, CA: Salem Press, 1997. 7136-7139.

 

Michael Joseph. “Nikos Kazantzakis’s The Odyssey: A Modern Sequel” in Masterplots: 20th Anniversary Revised 2nd Edition. Pasadena, CA: Salem Press, 1997. 4599-4602.

 

Michael Joseph. “W.B. Yeats, Deirdre” in Masterplots: 20th Anniversary, Revised 2nd Edition. Pasadena, CA: Salem Press, 1997. 1619-1622.

 

Michael Joseph. “Randolph Caldecott” in British Children's Writers, 1800-1880, edited by Meena Khorana, Detroit, MI: Gale, 1996. 37-47.

 

Michael Joseph. “William Roscoe” in British Children's Writers, 1800-1880, edited by Meena Khorana. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1996. 234-238.

 

Michael Joseph. “M.C. Escher” in Authors and Artists for Young Adults: volume 16, edited by E.A. Des Chenes. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1995. 65-72.

 

Michael Joseph. “William Wegman” in Authors and Artists for Young Adults: volume 15, edited by E.A. Des Chenes. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1995. 217-225.

 

Michael Joseph. “William Nicholson” in British Children's Writers, 1880-1914, edited by Laura Zaidman. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1994. 217-229.

 

ENCYCLOPEDIA ENTRIES

Michael Joseph. “Lynd Ward” in Oxford Encyclopedia of Children’s Literature, edited by Jack Zipes. 4v. London: Oxford University Press, 2006.

 

Michael Joseph. “Bibliographical Societies” in Encyclopedia of Library History, edited by Wayne A. Wiegand and Donald G. Davis, Jr. 67-68. New York & London: Garland, 1994.

 

Michael Joseph. “Children’s Book Publishing in New York,” in The Encyclopedia of New York, edited by Kenneth Jackson. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1995.

 

JOURNALS, REFEREED

Michael Joseph, Craig Svonkin and Donelle Ruwe. “Outside the Inside of the Box”: The 2013 Lion and the Unicorn Award for Excellence in North American Poetry, The Lion and the Unicorn, 37: 3 (2013): 327-345.

 

Michael Joseph. “‘Reiterative divergence’: Reflections on Maurice Sendak’s Bumble-Ardy and Kenzaburô Ôe’s reimagining of Outside Over There,” Book 2.0, 2:1-2 (2013): 45-62.

 

Michael Joseph. “Poetic Nonsense: Robert Graves, The White Goddess and Children’s Poetry,” Gravesiana: The Journal of the Robert Graves Society 3:4 (2013): 650-686.

 

Michael Joseph. “Seeing the Visible Book: How Graphic Novels Resist Reading,” Children's Literature Association Quarterly, 37:4 (Winter 2012): 454-467.

 

Michael Heyman, Michael Joseph and Joseph T. Thomas. “‘Roses are planted where thorns grow’”: The 2012 Lion and the Unicorn Award for Excellence in North American Poetry,” The Lion and the Unicorn: A Critical Journal of Children's Literature 36 (2012): 288–307.

 

Michael Joseph. “Deleted/Undeleted: the Liminal Typography of Lowell Bodger,” Book 2.0, 1:2 (2011): 185-206.

 

Michael Heyman, Michael Joseph and Joseph T. Thomas. “‘The City, the Country, and the Road Between’: The 2011 Lion and the Unicorn Award for Excellence in North American Poetry,” The Lion and the Unicorn: A Critical Journal of Children's Literature. 35.3 (2011): 296-313.

 

 Michael Joseph. “The Rise and Maiden Flight of Hannah Goose’s Nursery Rhymes,” Handmade Literacies, Special issue of The Lion and the Unicorn: A Critical Journal of Children's Literature 29 (2005): 16-37.

 

Michael Joseph. “Old Comic Elton and the Age of Fun: Robert H. Elton and the. Picture Book,” Children’s Literature Association Quarterly 28:3 (Fall 2003): 158-70

 

Michael Joseph. “A Pre-Modernist Reading of The Drum: Chinua Achebe and the Theme of the Eternal Return” Ariel, A Review of International English Literature 28: (1997): 149-166.

 

Michael Joseph. “Pictures and Frames: An Analysis of Post-Colonial African Children's Book Illustration Based Upon Linguistic Schema” Bookbird 35:1 (1997): 18-23.

 

Michael Joseph. “Dagmar Berkova: A Czech Romantic“ (co-authored with Lida Sak), Bookbird 34, 4: (1997): 48-51

 

Michael Joseph and Lida Sak. “Peter Sis, An Interview,“ The Lion and the Unicorn: A Critical Journal of Children's Literature 21:1 (1997): 131-141.

 

Michael Joseph. “Private Collectors of Early American Children's Books,” Bookbird 33: 3-4 (1995-1996): 79-83.

 

Michael Joseph. “Intellectual Access to Images in Books, “Visual Resources XI (1995): 71-84.

                                   

 

JOURNALS, NOT REFEREED

Michael Joseph. Introduction. artfragments: Béatrice Coron: 2015-2016, 7 (2016): 3.

 

Michael Joseph. “A Librarian's Stroll Through Milton's Afterlife.” Forms of Writing in Milton’s England: Seventy-Fifth Anniversary Issue of the Journal of the Rutgers University Libraries 65 (2012): 114-124.

 

Michael Joseph. “Where Should We Be? Geography in Art.” In Central Booking Magazine, 2:4 (2011): 14-18.

 

Michael Joseph. “Some Sixties Influences on Suellen Glashausser’s Artists’ Books.” The Artists’ Books of Suellen Glashausser. A Special Issue of the Journal of the Rutgers University Libraries 64 (2010): 67-95.

 

Michael Joseph. “Seeing Andersen as He Isn’t: Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Illustrations to Fairy Tales by H.C. Andersen.” Princeton Chronicle 68:3 (Spring 2007): 851-879.

 

Michael Joseph. “Guild of Book Workers 100th Anniversary Exhibition,” American Craft 67:1 (2007): 70-3.

 

Michael Joseph. “Artists’ Books at Rutgers,” Montclair Craft Guild Showcase. 29:6 (2004): 4, 12.

 

Michael Joseph. “How Books Stop Time: The Problem of Originality and Artists' Books” The Journal of the Rutgers University Libraries: Special Issue: The Book as Art, Literature and History. LX (2003): 95-113.

 

POETRY AND LITERARY FICTION IN JOURNALS

Michael Joseph. “Dialogue between the Sacred and the Profane” in Central Booking Magazine: A Guide to the Art of the Book . . . and Beyond, 4:2 (June 2013): 14.

 

Michael Joseph. Paper: A Pulp Romance, in Three Wanton Acts. Edition of 100 copies (poetry broadside with one poem, image and paper made by Anne McKeown at the Brodsky Center for Innovative Editions, designed by Lisa Switalski and printed at The Jaffe Center for Book Arts)

 

 

REVIEWS IN JOURNALS, REFEREED

Michael Joseph.  Rev. of Tommy Thumb’s Pretty Song-Book: The First Collection of English Nursery Rhymes; a Facsimile Edition with a History and Annotations, edited by Andrea Immel and Brian Alderson. Children's Literature Association Quarterly, 40:3 (Fall 2015): 301-304.

Michael Joseph. Rev. of Howard Pyle: Imagining An American School of Art, by Jill P. May, Robert E. May. Children's Literature Association Quarterly, 39:1 (Spring 2014): 158-163.

 

Michael Joseph. “The Most Popular Story Every Told.” Rev. of Red Riding Hood for All Ages: A Fairy-Tale Icon in Cross-Cultural Contexts, by Sandra L. Beckett. Children’s Literature, 39 (Winter, 2011): 249-258.

 

Michael Joseph. Rev. of Heavy Words, Lightly Thrown, by Chris Roberts. Children’s Literature Association Quarterly, 31:2 (Summer 2006): 206-209.

 

Michael Joseph. Rev. of Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales, by Jack Zipes; and Sticks and Stones: The Problem With Children’s Literature, by Jack Zipes. Children's Literature Association Quarterly, 27:4 (2002-2003): 229-232.

 

Michael Joseph. “World’s Enough—and Time.” Rev. of From Mythic to Linear, by Maria Nikolajeva. Children’s Literature, 30 (2002): 221-228.

 

Michael Joseph. Rev. of Hanging Together: Unity and Diversity in American Culture, by John Higham; edited by Carl J. Guarneri. The Lion and the Unicorn, 26:2 (April, 2002): 271-274.

 

Michael Joseph. Rev. of Girls, Boys, Books, Toys: Children's Literature and Games. Children's Literature Association Quarterly 25:3 (Fall, 2000): 171-173.

 

 

REVIEWS IN JOURNALS, NOT REFEREED AND OTHER

Michael Joseph. Rev. A Catalog of the Cotsen Children’s Library Vols. 1 and 2: The Twentieth Century. The Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America 102:1 (March 2008): 109-112.

 

Michael Joseph. Rev. of “Silence of the Mountains,” by Liz Rosenberg. Boston Globe. April 25, 1999.

 

Michael Joseph. Author's Spotlight Column. Bookbird: A Journal of International Children's Literature (1997-2001).

 

Michael Joseph. International Children's Books of Note Column. Bookbird: A Journal of International Children's Literature Column editor: (1997-1998).

 

 

Exhibition Catalogs

Michael Joseph. Victorian Secrets. [New Brunswick, Special Collections and University Archives], 2016.

 

Michael Joseph. Fran Manola: A Scribe’s Life. [Newark, NJ: The John Cotton Dana Library], 2014.

                              

Michael Joseph. A Portable, Constant Obsession: The Book Art of Karen. New Brunswick, NJ: Special Collections and University Archives, 2012.

 

Michael Joseph. Out of Retirement: The Later Wood Engravings of John DePol. New Brunswick, NJ: Special Collections and University Archives, 2010.

 

Karen Guancione. Karen Guancione. [Introduction by Michael Joseph], Wayne, NJ: William Paterson College, 2010.

 

Michael Joseph. Material Translations. Princeton: Arts Council of Princeton, Princeton, NJ, 2010.

 

Michael Joseph. My Infant Head: A History of Children’s Poetry. New Brunswick, NJ: Special Collections and University Archives, 2008.

 

Michael Joseph. Suellen Glashausser and Her Circles. New Brunswick, NJ: Special Collections and University Archives, 2007.

 

Michael Joseph. Vacation. New Brunswick, NJ: Special Collections and University Archives, 2007.

 

Michael Joseph. Vertigo: A Graphic Novel of the Great Depression. New Brunswick, NJ: Special Collections and University Archives, 2003.

 

Michael Joseph. Suellen Glashausser and The Book: Enduring Delight. Newark, N.J.: The John Cotton Dana Library, 2002.

 

Books by John Ross, Books by Clare Romano. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Libraries, 2000. (My editing, catalog descriptions and bibliographical citations).

 

Michael Joseph and Paul Needham. Adventure and Art: The First One Hundred Years of Printing. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Libraries, 1998.

 

Michael Joseph. Two Double Takes: Illustrated Poetry of the Twentieth Century. New Brunswick, NJ: Special Collections & University Archives, 1997.

 

Michael Joseph. Waking the Book: The Craft of the Bookbinder. New Brunswick, NJ: Special Collections & University Archives, 1994.

 

Michael Joseph. Mother Goose in New York. New York: New-York Historical Society, 1992.

 

 

ELECTRONIC PUBLICATIONS, NON-REFEREED

Lynd Ward’s Vertigo: A Graphic Novel of the Great Depression (2003) (http://www2.scc.rutgers.edu/Vertigo/)

 

New Jersey Book Arts Symposium, 2003: Styles of Collecting, Styles of the Book, http:www.libraries.rutgers.edu/rulib/specol/bookats/intro03.htm. 2003. 36 p.

 

New Jersey International Book Arts Symposium (2001) https://www.libraries.rutgers.edu/rul/libs/scua/bookarts/photographs/frontpage.html

 

Illustrations of Mother Goose’s Melodies (1999) (http://comminfo.rutgers.edu/~mjoseph/mother_goose/homepage.htm)

 

INTERSECTION: How To Make A Wood Engraving / by John DePol (1998) (http://www.libraries.rutgers.edu/rul/exhibits/intersect/title_page.htm)

 

New Jersey Book Arts and Education, or, Preaching What We Practice (1996) (http://www.libraries.rutgers.edu/rulib/abtlib/danlib/bookarts/ba-dana.htm)

 

Images of Cupid and Psyche (1998-) (http://www.scils.rutgers.edu/~mjoseph/CP/ICP.html)

 

The Pop-Up World of Ann Montanaro (1994) (http://www.libraries.rutgers.edu/rul/libs/scua/montanar/p-ex.htm)

 

 

ARTISTS’ BOOKS, POETRY, AND LITERARY FICTION

Michael Joseph. Crocodiles. (New York: Béatrice Coron, 2014). Edition of 3 copies. Poem with paper cut by Béatrice Coron.

 

Michael Joseph. La Nouvelle Chatte, or The New White Cat; with illustrations by Henry Charles (Clinton, NJ: Lucia Press, 2013). Edition of 20 copies.

 

Michael Joseph. La Nouvelle Chatte, or The New White Cat; with illustrations by Henry Charles (New Brunswick, NJ: Cats in the Basement Press, 2013).

 

Michael Joseph and Sarah Stengle. Juvenile Fantasies & Innocent Dreams (New Brunswick, NJ: Cats in the Basement Press, 2013). Twenty-eight short stories by Michael Joseph with twenty-eight responses by Sarah K. Stengle.

 

Michael Joseph and Sarah Stengle. Dirt Dream (Minneapolis, Minn.: Sarah K. Stengle, 2013). Edition of 4. Sculptural artists’ book using the texts of Juvenile Fantasies & Innocent Dreams.

 

Michael Joseph. Paper: A Pulp Romance, in Three Wanton Acts. Boca Raton, FL: The Jaffe Center for Book Arts, 2012. Edition of 100 copies. Poetry broadside with one poem: image and paper made by Anne McKeown at the Brodsky Center for Innovative Editions, designed and printed by Lisa Switalski.

 

Michael Joseph. Lost Light (Jersey City, NJ: Harsimus Press, 2011) Edition of 100 copies. Three poems, with CD of music performed by tenor, Jeremy Barbaro, and piano, Herbert Rothgarber. Composed by Herbert Rothgarber, and recorded live in concert at the South Country Library, Nov. 21, 2010.

 

Michael Joseph and Sarah Stengle. Useless Tools: For Every Anxious Occasion (Clinton, NJ: Hunterdon Art Museum, 2011). Original texts by Sarah Stengle and Michael Joseph.

 

Michael Joseph. The Real Story of Puss in Boots (New Brunswick, NJ: Cats in the Basement Press, 2009). With illustrations by Henry Charles.

 

Michael Joseph. Contes de Fées (Chesterfield, MO: Wildwood Press, 2008). Texts written to prints by Valerie Hammond.

 

Michael Joseph. For Constance (Usnago, Italy: Edizioni Pulcinoelefante, 2004).

 

Michael Joseph. Intercourse Without Mirrors (New York: Lowell Bodger, Typo., 1996).

 

 

PRESENTATIONS

 

PAPERS AT ACADEMIC CONFERENCES

Michael Joseph. How Robert Graves Invented Maurice Sendak: The Big Green Book as Ur-Text for Where the Wild Things Are. The High Stakes and Dark Sides of Children's Literature: 42nd Annual Children’s Literature Association, June, 2015, Hollins University, Richmond, VA.

 

Michael Joseph. The Orphans of Poetry: War and Childhood in the Poetry of Robert Graves. 130th Annual Modern Language Association, January, 2015. Vancouver, Canada.

 

Michael Joseph. The Selva Oscura of “Hide and Seek.” Robert Graves: Humour, Irony, Tragedy, and the Grotesque; Twelfth International Robert Graves Conference. Palma de Mallorca, Spain, July 2014.

 

Michael Joseph. The Return of the Despised [Presence]: A Look at Robert Graves’s Children’s Poem, “The Magical Picture,” in the Company of Two Other Poems Contemporary With Its Publication (1920-1926), and a Consideration of its Argument against Experience. Diverging Diversities: 41st Annual Children’s Literature Association Conference: University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, June 2014.

 

Michael Joseph. (F)Risky Meters: A Metrical Analysis of a Line from a Children’s Poem by Robert Graves, Play and Risk in Children’s and Young Adult Literature and Culture: 40th Annual Children's Literature Association Conference, Biloxi, MS. June 2013.

 

Michael Joseph. Poetic Nonsense: Robert Graves and Children’s Poetry. Robert Graves and Modernism: 11th International Robert Graves Conference, Oxford University, England, September 2012.

 

Michael Joseph. The Graphic Novel’s Assault on the Republic of Readers. Modern Language Association Convention, Nashville, TN, January 2012.

 

Michael Joseph. The Changeling Looks at Bumble Ardy: Seeing Maurice Sendak Through the Eyes of Kenzaburō Ōe. Literary Slipstreams: 39th Annual Children’s Literature Association Conference, Boston, MA, June 2012.

 

Michael Joseph. The Liminal Typography of Lowell Bodger, Research and Reverie: Sixteenth Annual New Jersey Book Arts Symposium, Rutgers-Newark, Newark, NJ, Nov. 2010.

 

Michael Joseph. The Recent History of Artists’ Books. Material Translations: Artists Books from 1970 to Now, The Arts Council of Princeton, Princeton, NJ, October 7, 2010.

 

Michael Joseph. Poetic Truth and The Penny Fiddle: The Children’s Poetry of Robert Graves. Poetry and Childhood: an International Conference at the British Library. British Library, London, April 2009.

 

Michael Joseph. How Lynd Ward Invented Adolescence. The Eighth Biennial Conference on Modern Critical Approaches to Children's Literature, Nashville, TN, March, 2009.

 

Michael Joseph. Liminality. Reimagining Normal: 35th Annual Conference of the Children’s Literature Association, Normal, IL, June 2008.  

 

Michael Joseph. The Meaning and End of Children’s Literature. Seventh Biennial Conference on Modern Critical Approaches to Children’s Literature, Nashville, TN, Apr. 2007.

 

Michael Joseph. The Real and the Fake in Re-tellings of Beauty and the Beast. Sixth Biennial Conference on Modern Critical Approaches to Children's Literature, Nashville, TN, Apr. 2005.

 

Michael Joseph. Children’s Literature and the Internet: The Origin and Purpose of Child_Lit. National Council of Teachers of English, Indianapolis, IN, Nov. 2004.

 

Michael Joseph. Graphic Novel as Locus of Teenage Angst and Desire. Modern Language Association Conference, San Diego, CA, Dec, 2003. 

 

Michael Joseph. Styles of Collecting, Styles of The Book: The Reciprocal Dynamic Between The Book and The Book Collector. Styles of Collecting, Styles of The Book: Ninth Annual New Jersey Book Arts Symposium, Newark, NJ, Nov, 2003.

 

Michael Joseph. Murder Most Foul, as at the Best it Is: Lurid Literature of the Nineteenth Century, New York State Historical Association, Cooperstown, NY, July, 2002.

 

Michael Joseph. John Elliot Fleet and the American Mother Goose, a Nationalist Icon in Nineteenth Century America 29th Annual Children's Literature Association Annual Conference, Wilkes-Barre, PA, June, 2002.

 

Michael Joseph. Nostalgia Theory at San Diego State University (invited talk). Spring, 2002.

 

Michael Joseph. Paradox and Fairy Tale: Robert San Souci's The Talking Eggs. 28th Annual Conference of the Children's Literature Association, July, 2001.

 

Michael Joseph. Subverting Time in The Book Arts. Center for Book Arts, May, 2001.

 

Michael Joseph. Originality and the Problem of Time in Artists' Books. Original Copies: The Book Arts and Reproduction Fifth Annual New Jersey Book Arts Symposium, Nov, 2000.

 

Michael Joseph. Robert Henry Elton and the Age of Fun. 39th Annual Rare Book and Manuscripts Annual Preconference, June, 1998.

 

Michael Joseph. Hans Christian Andersen Award Winning Illustrator, Tommie Ungerer. 25th Annual Conference of the Children's Literature Association, July, 1998.

 

Michael Joseph. Asenath Bole Odaga and the Myth of Return. 23rd Annual Conference of the Children's Literature Association, June, 1996.

 

Michael Joseph. Witches, Wives and Willie's Mother. 36th annual Rare Book and Manuscript Preconference, Bloomington, IN, June, 1995.

 

Michael Joseph. New-York Cries and a Sense of Place. 21st Annual Conference of the Children's Literature Association, Columbia, SC, June, 1994.

 

Michael Joseph. Intellectual Access to Images in Books. Second Annual Philadelphia Area Consortium of Special Collections Libraries Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA, Aug., 1993.

 

PUBLIC TALKS

Michael Joseph. Voice in Vertigo: How Lynd Ward creates a Sense of Sound in his Woodcut Novel. 50th New York Comics & Picture Story Symposium, NY, July, 2013.

 

Michael Joseph. An Essential Irreconcilability: Research in How Comics Resist the Ritual of Disembodiment. 35th New York Comics & Picture Story Symposium, NY, March 2013.

 

Michael Joseph. Conversation with Canadian authors John Wilson and Kevin Major. From the Garden to the Trenches: Childhood, Culture, and the First World War, Brock University, St. Catherines, Ontario, CA, May 2012.

 

Michael Joseph. Body as Book and Resistance. The Book as Body, The Body as Book Thirteenth Annual New Jersey Book Arts Symposium, Newark, NJ, Nov. 2008.

 

Michael Joseph. The Bronze Age Book. Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños, Hunter College, NY, Spring, 2007.

 

Michael Joseph. Introduction to Artists’ Books. Symposium 2006, New Jersey Center for the Book, New Brunswick, NJ, April, 2006.

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