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Society for Cinema and Media Studies 2018 Conference

Please join us at the annual Society for Cinema and Media Studies Conference, Wednesday, March 14– Sunday, March 18, 2018 at the Sheraton Centre Toronto.

Browse the Wayne State University Press table in the exhibit hall, and place your order with our bookseller, Scholarly Book Services!

Date
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Venue
Sheraton Centre Toronto

Comic Venus

Women and Comedy in American Silent Film

Kristen Anderson Wagner

Examines the social and historical significance of women’s contributions to American silent film comedy.

Printed Paper Cased
Available March 2018
ISBN: 9780814345290
Paperback
Available March 2018
ISBN: 9780814341025
eBOOK
Available March 2018
ISBN: 9780814341032

Projecting the World

Representing the "Foreign" in Classical Hollywood

Edited by Anna Cooper and Russell Meeuf

Discussion of international culture and politics in Hollywood films from the mid-1930s to 1960s.

Paperback
Published: June 2017
ISBN: 9780814343067
eBOOK
Published: June 2017
ISBN: 9780814343074

Queer Mexico

Cinema and Television since 2000

Paul Julian Smith

Explores the rich and varied LGBT cinema and television of Mexico since the new millennium.

Paperback
Available October 2017
ISBN: 9780814342749
eBOOK
Available October 2017
ISBN: 9780814342756

Raul Ruiz's Cinema of Inquiry

Edited by Andreea Marinescu and Ignacio Lopez-Vicuna

Investigates the work of global filmmaker Raúl Ruiz.

Paperback
Available December 2017
ISBN: 9780814341063
eBOOK
Available December 2017
ISBN: 9780814341070

The Best Laid Plans

Interrogating the Heist Film

Edited by Jeannette Sloniowski and Jim Leach

Explores the significance of the heist film genre.

Paperback
Available December 2017
ISBN: 9780814342244
eBOOK
Available December 2017
ISBN: 9780814342251

Warriors, Witches, Whores

Women in Israeli Cinema

Rachel S. Harris

Feminist reading of women’s representation and activism in Israeli cinema.

Paperback
Available October 2017
ISBN: 9780814339671
eBOOK
Available October 2017
ISBN: 9780814339688