Doing Women’s Film History IV: May 2018

Please find below current information available ahead of our fourth Doing Women’s Film and Television History conference.


Calling the Shots – Then, Now, and Next
University of Southampton, May 23-25, 2018
Organizing team: Shelley Cobb, Linda Ruth Williams, and Natalie Wreyford

As researchers of the AHRC-funded project Calling the Shots: Women and Contemporary UK Film Culture 2000-2015, we are proud to host the fourth International Doing Women’s Film and Television History conference in association with the Women’s Film and Television History Network – UK/Ireland.

Full details of the conference and the call for papers can be viewed and downloaded here (pdf) and here (Word document).

Confirmed Keynote Speakers

Professor Jane Gaines (Columbia University, USA)
Dr. Oluyinka Esan (University of Winchester, UK)
Dr. Rashmi Sawhney (Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology, India)
Professor Shelley Stamp (University of Santa Cruz, USA)
Professor Yvonne Tasker (University of East Anglia, UK)
The conference will also include screenings with practitioners and other industry professionals.