Dr. P.D. (Philipp) Keidl

Assistant Professor
Media and Performance Studies
Media and Performance Studies



Scholarly publications

Keidl, P. D. (2024). Cinephilic Fandom. In P. Eugène, K. Ince, & M. Siegel (Eds.), Serge Daney and Queer Cinephilia (pp. 279-304). (CONFIGURATIONS OF FILM). Meson Press. https://meson.press/books/serge-daney-and-queer-cinephilia/


Scholarly publications

Keidl, P. D. (2023). Film Heritage at the Curb. In V. Hediger, & S. Schulte Strathaus (Eds.), Accidental Archivism Meson Press. https://archivism.meson.press/chapters/lost-platforms-accidental-archivism-and-the-overpromise-of-technology/film-heritage-at-the-curb/
Keidl, P. D. (2023). Volker Schlöndorff im Internet: Eine Suche. In H.-P. Reichmann, & D. Schuster (Eds.), Volker Schlöndorff. Von Wiesbaden in die Welt (pp. 80-89). Magistrat der Landeshauptstadt Wiesbaden - Kulturamt.


Scholarly publications

Keidl, P. D. (2022). Archival Glimpses in Series. Web publication/site, Media Commons: A Digital Scholarly Network. https://mediacommons.org/imr/content/archival-glimpses-series
Keidl, P. D. (Guest ed.), & Waysdorf, A. (Guest ed.) (2022). Fandom Histories. Transformative Works and Cultures, 37. https://journal.transformativeworks.org/index.php/twc/issue/view/71
Keidl, P. D., & Waysdorf, A. (2022). Editorial: Fandom Histories. Transformative Works and Cultures, 37. https://doi.org/10.3983/twc.2022.2299
Keidl, P. D. (2022). Franchising the Past: Transmedia Historiography, Cultural Memory Management, and the Fanboy Historian. JCMS: Journal of Cinema and Media Studies, 61(5), 159–182. https://doi.org/10.1353/cj.2021.0088
Keidl, P. D. (2022). “The Fans of Michael Jackson v Wade Robson and James Safechuck”: Forensic Fandom and the Staging of a Media Tribunal. American Behavioral Scientist, 66(8), 1106-1122. https://doi.org/10.1177/00027642211042285


Scholarly publications

Keidl, P. D. (2021). Research Prompt: Sex-Ed. Canadian Educational, Sponsored, and Industrial Film Project. http://www.screenculture.org/cesif/research-prompt-1-sex-ed
Keidl, P. D. (2021). Useful Cinema and its Institutional Contexts: Archival Finding Aid Research Assignments. JCMS Teaching Dossier, (Winter). https://quod.lib.umich.edu/cgi/t/text/idx/j/jcms/18261332.0060.604/--useful-cinema-and-its-institutional-contexts-archival?rgn=main;view=fulltext
Keidl, P. D. (2021). Gatekeeping the Past: Fandom and the Gendered Cultural Memory of Star Wars. In T. D. Zuk, & L. Mizejewski (Eds.), Our Blessed Rebel Queen: Carrie Fisher and Princess Leia (pp. 52-82). Wayne State University Press.
Keidl, P. D. (2021). The Labor of Curating: Fandom, Museums, and the Value of Fan Heritage. Journal of Popular Culture, 54(2), 407-431. https://doi.org/10.1111/jpcu.13014


Scholarly publications

Keidl, P. D., Hediger, V., Melamed, L., & Somaini, A. (Eds.) (2020). Pandemic Media: Preliminary Notes Toward an Inventory. (Configurations of Film). Meson Press. https://meson.press/books/pandemic-media/
Melamed, L., & Keidl, P. D. (2020). Pandemic Media: Introduction. In P. D. Keidl, L. Melamed, V. Hediger, & A. Somaini (Eds.), Pandemic Media: Preliminary Notes Toward an Inventory (pp. 11-20). (Configurations of Film). Meson Press. https://pandemicmedia.meson.press/chapters/pandemic-media-introduction/
Keidl, P. D. (2020). Behind-the-(Museum)Scenes: Fan-curated Exhibitions as Tourist Attractions. In M. Månsson, A. Buchmann, C. Cassinger , & L. Eskilsson (Eds.), The Routledge Companion to Media and Tourism (pp. 297–306). Routledge.
Keidl, P. D. (Guest ed.), & Olesen, C. G. (Guest ed.) (2018). Institutionalizing Moving Image Archival Training: Analyses, Histories, Theories. Synoptique, 6(1), 1-139. https://www.synoptique.ca/issue-6-1
Keidl, P. D. (2018). Between Textuality and Materiality: Fans and the Mediation of Action Figures. Film Criticism, 42(2). https://doi.org/10.3998/fc.13761232.0042.207


Scholarly publications

Keidl, P. D., & Bartolomé Herrera, B. (2017). How Star Wars Became Museological: Transmedia Storytelling in the Exhibition Space. In S. A. Guynes , & D. Hassler-Forest (Eds.), Star Wars and the History of Transmedia Storytelling (pp. 155–68). Amsterdam University Press. https://doi.org/10.1515/9789048537433-013
Keidl, P. D. (2017). Toward a Public Media Archaeology: Museums, Media, and Historiography. The Moving Image, 17(2), 20–39.