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History of Moviegoing, Exhibition and Reception

What is HoMER?
HoMER stands for History of Moviegoing, Exhibition and Reception. It is an international network of researchers interested in understanding the complex phenomena of cinema-going, exhibition, and reception, from a multidisciplinary perspective. HoMER has organized panels, conferences and workshops since 2004 (see Meetings).

Want to learn more?
For all the latest news and updates on HoMER-related research and projects, check out our webinars and podcast.

Want to get involved?
If you are working on any aspect of the history of moviegoing, exhibition and reception, we would love to hear from you! The annual HoMER conference is a great opportunity to meet other researchers, to share ideas and collaborate. Check out our Annual Conference page for information on how to participate. Additionally, you can find out about all the latest HoMER network updates by joining our mailing list.