The Magic Lantern

The Magic Lantern No. 16

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Publication date:  September 2018

Editors:  AUCKLAND, Mary Ann and SEBUS, Gwen


  • Mary Ann Auckland, Ladies of the lantern, p. 1
  • Magic Lantern Society notice board, p. 2
  • John Hyett, Just a normal day's work, p. 3
  • Faveola Kett, 'What is a magic lantern?', p. 4
  • Kentwood D. Wells, 'As good as an hour with Mark Twain': the medical lectures of Anna M. Longshore-Potts, pp. 5-7
  • Images of women in slipping slides, p. 7,12
  • Mary Ann Auckland, Mitsue Ikeda-Tanaka and the art of the Japanese magic lantern, pp. 8-9
  • Jerry Fisher, Book news: Shining stone: a history of lithophanes from the 18th to the 20th century, p. 9
  • Nele Wynants, Julie and the Grandsart-Courtois Theatre: a family affair, pp. 10-11
  • Gwen Sebus, My first slide, p. 12
  • Mary Ann Auckland, Projectionist extraordinaire: Anita Sancha (Lear) 1950-2017, p. 13
  • Lydia Jakobs, From the ivory tower: an interview with Machiko Kusahara, p. 14
  • Mary Ann Auckland, Women in WW1, p. 14
  • Mary Ann Auckland, Summer meeting of the Magic Lantern Society: Lacey Green, Buckinghamshire, 28 July 2018, pp. 15-16


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