The program at HKW, including exhibitions, will take place as planned through Sunday, Nov 1, 2020. More…

Mara Mills

Mara Mills is Associate Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication at New York University Steinhardt, where she co-directs the Center for Disability Studies. Her forthcoming book On the Phone: Hearing Loss and Communication Engineering examines the history of speech and hearing research in the Bell System. She is currently working on the history of optical character recognition and, with Jonathan Sterne, the history of audio time stretching technology.