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Person: HECHT, Ann  (1929-2021)

Biographical summary of this person
Full name
Ann HECHT
Gender
female
Relevance of this person
lantern collector and scholar
Main period of activity
1970s-2010s
Relationships to other people

mother of HECHT, Ruth

married to HECHT, Hermann  (1923-1985)

Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
15 January 1929
born at
unknown location
24 March 2021
92
died at
Texts linked to this person
Article (1)

Ann Hecht, ‘Hermann at home: 'magic lantern parties' in the 1970s’ in Realms of light (2005)


Book (1)

Hermann Hecht (ed. Ann Hecht), Pre-cinema history: an encyclopaedia and annotated bibliography of the moving image before 1896 (London: Bowker-Saur, 1993)

Reference
Mary Ann Auckland, Ruth Hecht and Mike Smith, ‘Obituary: Ann Hecht (1929-2021)’ in Magic Lantern 27 (June 2021)
Lucerna ID  6003688

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 27 June 2021

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