Home > Book Excerpt / Book of the Week / Film Introducing Specters of Slapstick and Silent Film Comediennes This week, our featured book is Specters of Slapstick and Silent Film Comediennes, by Maggie Hennefeld! Today we are happy to present you with an excerpt form the book’s introduction. Enter our book giveaway by Friday at 1 PM for a chance to win a free copy! • • • • • • Categories:Book ExcerptBook of the WeekFilm Tags:Cinema StudiesfeminismFilm StudiesMaggie HennefeldSilent FilmsslapstickSpecters of Slapstick and Silent Film ComediennesWomen in Comedy Related Posts Author Interview Q&A Looking Back: Ang Lee’s Early Roots Book Excerpt / Book of the Week / Feminist Theory / Gender Studies / LGBTQIA studies / Philosophy / Women's History Month Book Excerpts! Mad for Foucault and Are the Lips a Grave?, By Lynne Huffer Author Interview / Author Post/Op-Ed / Book of the Week / Gender Studies / Politics / Security Studies / Women's Studies Women's Rights Around the World Author Interview How Relevant is Mother’s Day to Modern Parenting? Book of the Week / Literary Studies / Poetry / Russian Library / Translation / Women in Translation Barbara Heldt on How Translation Can Give a Book a Second Life Book Excerpt / Book of the Week / Gender Studies / Politics / Security Studies / Women's Studies Has Hillary Really Helped the World’s Women? Author Interview / Book of the Week / Film / Wallflower Q&A with David Maguire on I Spit on Your Grave Author Interview / Book of the Week / Film Q&A with Rob Stone on The Cinema of Richard Linklater: Walk, Don’t Run (second edition) Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment. Prev Post New Book Tuesday! How Did Lubitsch Do It?, The Great Flowing River, Coping with the Climate Crisis and More! Next Post Specters of Slapstick and Silent Film Comediennes on YouTube!