• CFP: The Actress-Manager and Early Film

      CFP: The Actress-Manager and Early Film – a special issue of Nineteenth Century Theatre and Film, guest edited by WFPP contributors Vito Adriaensens and Victoria Duckett Deadline for submissions: January 29, 2018 As Jacky Bratton’s recent monograph The Making of the West End Stage: Marriage, Management and the Mapping of Gender in London, 1830- »

  • CFP: 15th International Domitor Conference, “Provenance and Early Cinema,” George Eastman Museum, Rochester, NY, June 13-16, 2018

      Call for Papers for the 15th International Domitor Conference, which will be held at George Eastman Museum in Rochester, New York on June 13-16, 2018. Deadline: October 1, 2017 CFP: The very founding of Domitor thirty years ago, as an international society for the study of early cinema was the result of an important »

  • CFP: Feminist Media Histories, Special Issue on Asian Media

      Feminist Media Histories, Special Issue on Asian Media CALL FOR PAPERS – Deadline: October 1, 2017 Guest Editor: Yiman Wang CFP: We invite proposals for a special issue of Feminist Media Histories on Asian Media. This issue probes the contested sites of practicing and theorizing feminist media in Asia. We encourage proposals that interrogate the concepts »

  • Alice Guy Blaché at Columbia University: One Hundred Years Later

      Kate Saccone on the centennial of Alice Guy Blaché’s visits to Columbia University: Earlier this spring, while rereading a portion of Alison McMahan’s book Alice Guy Blaché: Lost Visionary of the Cinema, I was reminded that, in the summer of 1917, Columbia University invited the eponymous film director, producer, screenwriter, and studio head to »