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Welcome to Social Paper, a tool for networking in-progress student writing and feedback across disciplines, semesters, and publics. Use Social Paper to create papers, share and follow papers, comment on papers, or simply browse and search papers from The CUNY Academic Commons community using the directory below.

Papers Directory

  • Profile photo of Patrick Smyth
    Written by Patrick Smyth Updated 2 years, 3 months ago

    In 1954, Lionel Trilling declared, with regard to Mansfield Park, that “no other work of genius has ever spoken, or seemed to speak, so insistently for cautiousness and constraint, even for dullness” (11). Trilling’s assessment of Austen’s third novel as overwhelmingly concerned with “security, … fixity, and enclosure,” combined with his blithe dismissal of Fanny […]

    Public Paper / 2 followers
  • Profile photo of Scott Voth
    Written by Scott Voth Updated 2 years, 3 months ago
    Tags: brooklyn, brooklyn history, digital newspapers, historical newspapers

    Introduction Newspapers from the nineteenth and early twentieth century have a troubled future. Intended from the outset to be “important today, discarded tomorrow,” printed on large sheets of cheap paper that make them expensive to index, hard to photograph, and challenging to preserve (Deegan et al., n.d., p. 3), they are sometimes available to the […]

    Public Paper / 3 followers