Ellen Gruber Garvey
Ellen Gruber Garvey

Ellen Gruber Garvey is Professor of English at New Jersey City University. Her new book, Writing with Scissors: American Scrapbooks from the Civil War to the Harlem Renaissance, explores many ways people dealt with the flood of printed matter before the internet. More images from scrapbooks can be found on her blog, Scrapbook History.

The Vault
Aug. 26 2013 1:00 PMHow Susan B. Anthony Used Scrapbooks to Talk Back to the Media
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Slate Plus
April 17 2015 11:37 AM What Happened at Slate This Week? Chad Lorenz talks about running the home page, writing headlines, and his favorite picks from the magazine this week.