Sonia Shechet Epstein is executive editor and associate curator of Science and Film at the Museum of the Moving Image in New York City. She curates the Museum’s film series Science on Screen, and runs their online publication Sloan Science & Film (scienceandfilm.org). Sonia is a founding mentor at the New Museum’s incubator NEW INC, and has lectured internationally about the intersection of science and film. She graduated with a BA in Psychology and Art History from Middlebury College and is a master’s candidate in Experimental Humanities at NYU.
The Way They Move
Jean Comandon's 1909 "Spirochaeta Pallida (Agent de la Syphilis)" brought together the history of science and technology, sex and entertainment....