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 Book of the Week / Feminist Theory / Women's History Month / Women's Studies The First Political Order and Its Effects on Governance and National, Human, and Environmental SecurityBy Valerie M. Hudson Film Sheri Chinen Biesen on Film Censorship: Regulating America’s Screen Author Post/Op-Ed / Book of the Week / Gender Studies / Politics / Security Studies / Women's Studies No Matter Who’s Elected, We Need the Hillary Doctrine Author Interview / Author Post/Op-Ed / Gender Studies / Literary Studies / Women's Studies Q&A: Nancy K. Miller on My Brilliant Friends Author Post/Op-Ed / Book Giveaway / Book of the Week / Feminist Theory / Women's Studies Amplifying Disappointment in an Age of Female Empowerment Book Excerpt / Book of the Week / Philosophy Book Excerpt! Where Are the Women? (introduction) Author Post/Op-Ed / Crime & Criminology / Feminist Theory / Gender Studies / Human Rights / Women's History Month / Women's Studies How the Harvey Weinstein Verdict Changed the Credibility of Women’s Testimony By Leigh Gilmore Book Giveaway / Book of the Week / Gender Studies / Politics / Security Studies / Women's Studies Book Giveaway! The Hillary Doctrine: Sex and American Foreign Policy 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!