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Golden Ages:
Styles and Personalities, Genres and Histories

The 2014 Film & History Conference
Madison, WI
29 October-2 November

The 2014 Call for Area Chairs is now available:

Choose from among twenty suggested areas, or propose your own!

See the conference page for complete details on Madison 2014

News From the Center


More than thirty films, including seventeen just-posted, are now available for review. Subjects range from global warming, nuclear proliferaiton, and educational reform to female war correspondents in WWII, Arctic exploration, and the life of Chinese-American movie star Anna May Wong. For the full list and more details, see the Film Reviews section.


The Film & History group on Facebook has been reactivated, and is growing quickly. Come join the group, and receive announcements, conference information, calls for papers, and announcements of new film-and-history-related books in your Facebook news feed.


The Events of Interest section of the site includes CFPs for 20 conferences; the Publication Opportunities section lists CFPs for 13 edited collections and journal issues, and CFAs for 4 book series.


IMPORTANT: Pariticipants in the 2013Film & History Conference who need a registration-fee receipt, or a certificate of participation, should contact conference director Loren PQ Baybrook at


Center for the Study of Film and History • Lawrence University • Appleton, Wisconsin, USA.

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