The Magic Lantern

The Magic Lantern No. 20

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Publication date:  September 2019

Editors:  AUCKLAND, Mary Ann and SEBUS, Gwen


  • Gwen Sebus, A slide with a history: H.M.S. Captain, p. 1,3
  • Magic Lantern Society notice board, p. 2
  • The magic lantern within, p. 3
  • Sergi Arnalot i Miralles, A magic lantern folding screen, p. 4
  • Oren Bracha, The image as trespass: the Riley Brothers Ben-Hur lantern slides and American copyright, pp. 5-7
  • Jeremy Brooker, The Queen on screen, pp. 8-10
  • Absent friends: two new magic lantern awards, p. 10
  • Yoriko Iwata, Nishiki-kage-e in Bunraku: a collaboration of Ikeda-gumi and traditional puppetry in Japan, p. 11
  • Tony Lidington, Time travelling: an aperture into another era, pp. 12-13
  • Stephen Herbert and Lester Smith, Obituary: Bill Barnes, 1920-2019, p. 14
  • Mary Ann Auckland, Summer meeting of the Magic Lantern Society: Canterbury, 20 July 2019, pp. 15-16


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