Amit Patel

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Amit Patel is currently a Ph.D. student in the Department of Film and Media Studies.  He received a BA in Radio/TV/Film from The University of Texas at Austin and a BA in Political Science from The University of Houston.  He also received a Master’s degree in Legislative Affairs from The George Washington University and an MA in Film and Media Studies from KU.  Prior to coming to KU, Amit worked for Senator Joseph Lieberman (ID-CT) and for The University of Texas Office of Federal Relations in Washington, DC. 

Academic Interests

Classical Hollywood cinema, television history, sitcoms, stardom, bollywood, politics and film


in media res: a mediacommons project - “'Every single one of ‘em was from an Arrested fan': Jason Bateman’s 'Good Guy' Star Image"

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