Film History

Venue: Past & Present Room N202, 2nd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Thursdays 17:30

Convenors: Mark Glancy (QMUL)

Autumn Term 2017
DateSeminar details
12 October
17:30
“When the Revolution Comes”: The Politics of Remembering Mary C. McCall Jr and the Women Who “Owned” Hollywood
J.E. Smyth (University of Warwick)
IHR Past and Present Room, N202, Second Floor, IHR

9 November
17:30
Travolta Fever: Masculinity as Spectacle in the 1970s
Adrian Garvey (Queen Mary University of London)
IHR Past and Present Room, N202, Second Floor, IHR

23 November
17:30
Looking For Lela: Finding, and Defining, Women’s Creative Labour in the Production Cultures of Classical Hollywood Cinema
Helen Hanson (University of Exeter)
IHR Past and Present Room, N202, Second Floor, IHR

7 December
17:30
“Our Bravest and Most Beautiful Soldier”: Pola Negri, Wartime, and the Gendering of Anxiety in Hotel Imperial (1927)
Elisabetta Girelli (University of St Andrews)
IHR Past and Present Room, N202, Second Floor, IHR