Isabel Seguí

Isabel Seguí is a Lecturer in Film and Visual Culture at the University of Aberdeen (Scotland) and a holder of the Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship. She specialises in women-led film processes and practices. Her work has appeared in journals such as Feminist Media Histories, Jump Cut or Latin American Perspectives and in edited collections such as Feminist Worldmaking and the Moving Image (Balsom & Peleg, MIT Press, 2022) or the forthcoming Incomplete: The Feminist Possibilities of the Unfinished Film (Beeston & Solomon, University of California Press, 2023).


Segui meets Ana Penyas to discuss creative, social and political inspirations that shaped her successful career as a graphic novelist.


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