Book Roundtable featuring Hester Baer, Maria Stehle, and Beverly Weber (October 8)!

On October 8, 2021 at 10am PST, there will be a roundtable discussion of two recently published books by WiGgies: Hester Baer’s German Cinema in the Age of Neoliberalism (Amsterdam University Press, 2021) and Maria Stehle and Beverly Weber’s Precarious Intimacies: The Politics of Touch in Contemporary Western European Cinema (Northwestern University Press, 2020). Pre-registration required.

The event is hosted by the recently-formed CES Cinema Studies Network, a new collective that is forming to highlight the scholarship of people working on Central, Eastern, and Southern European cinema cultures. If you have questions or would like to be added to their mailing list, please visit or follow them on Twitter @CESCinema

Both books are available open access. Baer:…. Stehle/Weber:….