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A roundup of profiles and overview essays added to WFPP in the last few months:
New Profiles (Spring 2017):
Rosa Porten (Germany)
Georgette Méliès (France)
Katri Viita (Finland)
Mary O’Connor (US/UK)
Mary Lawton Metcalfe (US)
Lucie Derain (France)
Isabel Acuña (The Philippines)
Greta Håkansson (Sweden)
Bianca Virginia Camagni (Italy)
Fan Xuepeng (China/Hong Kong)
New Overview Essays (Winter/Spring 2017)
“Newspaperwomen and the Movies in the USA, 1914-1925” by Richard Abel
“All in the Family: The Thanhouser Studio” by Ned Thanhouser