The Magic Lantern

The Magic Lantern No. 18

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Publication date:  March 2019

Editor:  AUCKLAND, Mary Ann

Editor:  SEBUS, Gwen


  • Roll up -- all the fun of the fair!, p. 1
  • Magic Lantern Society notice board, p. 2
  • John Hyett, Never judge a man's head by the size of his hat: a study of the life and lectures of an Australian lanternist, pp. 3-7
  • Lydia Jakobs, From the ivory tower, p. 7
  • Mitsue Ikeda-Tanaka, Let's make and project Nishiki Kage-e': performance and workshop, p. 8
  • Mary Ann Auckland, Book review: Images of Dutchness, p. 8
  • Mary Ann Auckland, Book review: Show people painted, p. 9
  • Carol Owens, A magic lantern show: inspired by an interview and filming with Mrs Marion Barrowclough, a Bamforth child star, in 1978, pp. 10-11
  • Natalija Majsova and Nele Wynants, The B-magic event in Mons, p. 11
  • Bill Barnes, The hurdy-gurdy and the magic lantern, pp. 12-13
  • Gwen Sebus and Michael Van de Leur, A prominent magic lantern website, p. 13
  • Catherine Ganz, Laura Minici Zotti and Alberto Zotti Minici, Thomas Ganz (1920-2018), p. 14
  • Mary Ann Auckland and James Rigby, Janet Rigby (1939-2018), p. 14
  • Mary Ann Auckland, The 43rd Annual General Meeting of the Magic Lantern Society: London, 26 January 2019, pp. 15-16


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