"... I Must Scream"

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When: Tue, 04/06/2021 at 4:00pm - What: Dante and...Lecture on Zoom, In order to participate, RSVP and you will receive an e-mail with an invitation link by 3pm on April 6. If you don't receive the e-mail by then, contact us at casa.italiana@nyu.edu

Science fiction is a genre of screams. Not only the kinds of screams that horror media provoke in us, but cries of frustration vis-à-vis human behavior and our limitations as a species. In 1967, science fiction author Harlan Ellison published his famous short story, “I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream,” which screams out Dante through its words and imagery.

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