The peer-reviewed journal De Moderne Tijd, edited by Amsterdam University Press, distributed the following call for a special issue on 'Social interaction and the magic lantern in the Low Countries (1870-1940)'. Abstracts of approximately 300 words must be sent before 15 March 2021 and complete contributions (4000 words max.) are submitted for peer review before 1 July 2021. Contributions in Dutch for native speakers and in English for non-Dutch speakers are welcome. If you require any further information, feel free to contact You are encouraged to spread this call among your peers and colleagues.