Digitizing The War Illustrated – First Workshop (27th June, 10am-5pm, University of Kent)

Our first Heritage Lottery-funded Digitizing The War Illustrated workshop will take place on Thursday 27th of June, from 10 am – 5pm, in Studio 7 in the Jarman Building at the University of Kent. At this session, we will introduce attendees to The War Illustrated, equip them with information about how to search the digitised collection online, and provide guidance…

Call for Papers – Audience Lost: Minority Women and Spectatorship

Dear friends of NoRMMA – today I come bearing a call for papers for a conference I (Lies) am co-organising this coming November. It would be great to receive some magazine-related abstracts! CFP – AUDIENCE LOST: MINORITY WOMEN AND SPECTATORSHIP 22-23 November 2019, Ghent, Belgium Keynote speakers: Prof. Judith Thissen (Utrecht University) Prof. Allyson Nadia Field (University of Chicago) In 2002,…

NoRMMA Receives Heritage Lottery Funding For Digitizing the War Illustrated Project

NoRMMA is very happy to announce that its members have been awarded £8,200 from the Heritage Lottery Fund to undertake its ‘Digitizing The War Illustrated’ project. (You can find out more about the National Lottery Heritage Fund on its website: https://www.heritagefund.org.uk/). This allows us to build on Public Engagement NoRMMA carried out between April and June 2017. Over the course…

A summary of the magazines in the Dirk Bogarde collection

After completing my spreadsheet, I sent an edited version of it (removing the information specifically related to Bogarde to make the other data more legible) to the BFI. While most, though not all, of these magazine share something on Bogarde in common, it is worth giving an overview before turning to dates, countries/languages and other aspects in more detail. The…