Maggie Hennefeld

Maggie Hennefeld is an assistant professor of cultural studies and comparative literature at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. Her book, Specters of Slapstick and Silent Film Comediennes, is forthcoming from Columbia UP (2018), and her articles and criticism have appeared in journals including Film Comment, Screen, Differences, Discourse, Film History and Camera Obscura. She is also the co-editor of a special issue on ‘Gender and Comedy’ of Feminist Media Histories, and co-editor of two forthcoming book volumes, The Abject Objection (Duke UP) and Unwatchable (Rutgers UP).