Call for Papers: Feminist Media Histories “Gender and Labor in Media Histories” (due Jan. 15, 2017)
CFP: Feminist Media Histories “Gender and Labor in Media Histories.” Guest editor Denise McKenna Due: January 15, 2017 “We invite proposals for a special issue of Feminist Media Histories on the topic of Gender and Labor. All media production depends on the combined effort of skilled workers whose labor is circumscribed by gender and by historical context. »
Recent press about the restoration of Lois Weber’s The Dumb Girl of Portici (1916)!
Lois Weber’s 1916 film The Dumb Girl of Portici, starring Anna Pavlova, screens at Anthology Film Archives on December 16-18. Below are some recent articles on the NYC premiere of the newly-restored film (thanks to the Library of Congress and Milestone Films): The New Yorker: “A Great Ballerina’s Explosive Movie Performance” (12/15/16) The New York Times: “Lois »
Lois Weber’s The Dumb Girl of Portici (1916) screens at Anthology Film Archives, December 16-18, 2016!
Don’t miss the restoration premiere of The Dumb Girl of Portici (1916), distributed by Milestone Films! Friday, December 16 – Sunday, December 18, 2016. Anthology Film Archives, New York. From the AFA website: Following on the heels of our series, “Woman with a Movie Camera,” which included a program devoted to Lois Weber, the most »