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 / Author Post/Op-Ed / Gender Studies / Literary Studies / Women's Studies Q&A: Nancy K. Miller on My Brilliant Friends Author Interview / Author Post/Op-Ed / Book of the Week / Gender Studies / Politics / Security Studies / Women's Studies Women's Rights Around the World New Book Tuesday New Book Tuesday! Specters of Slapstick and Silent Film Comediennes, Gender, Power, and Talent, Shari’a Scripts, and More! Book Excerpt / Book of the Week / Philosophy Book Excerpt! Where Are the Women? (introduction) Film Sheri Chinen Biesen on Film Censorship: Regulating America’s Screen Author Interview / Book of the Week / Film Q&A with Rob Stone on The Cinema of Richard Linklater: Walk, Don’t Run (second edition) 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 Post/Op-Ed / Book of the Week / Gender Studies / Science / Women In Science / Women's History Month / Women's Studies It’s Not About the Beards By Lexi Jamieson Marsh 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!