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Slater Interviewed by CNN for Article on First Female Film Director

Posted on 8/26/2013 2:52:14 PM

Thomas Slater, Department of English, was interviewed by CNN correspondent Todd Leopold for an article about Alice Guy-Blache, hailed as the world’s first female film director.

Slater, whose research and teaching of film and film history spans many years, contributes his expert appraisal of the artist to this article prompted by a new documentary about Guy-Blache’s life and legacy.

The article can be read on the CNN Entertainment website.

Department of English