Maggie Hennefeld

Maggie Hennefeld is Associate Professor of Cultural Studies & Comparative Literature and McKnight Presidential Fellow at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. She is the author of Specters of Slapstick and Silent Film Comediennes (2018) and the coeditor of Cultural Critique as well as Unwatchable (2019) and Abjection Incorporated: Mediating the Politics of Pleasure and Violence (2020). You can find her on Twitter @magshenny.


Feminist Catastrophe Against Disaster Patriarchy: Curating Cinema’s First Nasty Women

How many feminist scholars and archivists does it take to screw in a lightbulb? There is no punch line to this set-up.