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M.A Student, Graduate Teaching Assistant
Summerfield Hall, Room 124B

Academic Interests

Film Pedagogy, Digital Media in the Classroom, Genre Studies, Film History with a Focus on Early Sound Film, and film theory

M.A. Student, Graduate Teaching Assistant
Summerfield Hall, Room 124-B

Academic Interests

East Asian Cinema, Gender and Sexuality in Cinema

Danyelle Greene
Ph.D Student, Graduate Teaching Assistant
Summerfield Hall, Room 118A

Academic Interests

Film and Cultural Studies, African American Cinema

Eric Lackey
Ph.D. Student

Academic Interests

Independent and art cinema studies, narratives of the immigrant experience in the U.S., screenwriting, and fiction writing

Ph.D Student, Graduate Teaching Assistant
Summerfield Hall, Room 124B

Academic Interests

 American Cinema after 9/11, film theory and criticism, cinema and politics

Amit Patel
Ph.D. Student

Academic Interests

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

Ph.D. Student

Academic Interests

Exhibition film history, movie theatre business, digital technologies, fan studies, video editing and production

Jackie Porcello
M.A. Student, Graduate Teaching Assistant
Summerfield Hall, Room 118-A
Najmeh Moradiayan Rizi
Ph.D Student, Graduate Teaching Assistant
Summerfield Hall, Room 124-B

Academic Interests

Iranian and Middle Eastern Cinemas; Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; Documentary Film Studies; Feminist Film Theories; Transnational Cinema

Zach Saltz
Ph.D Student, Lecturer

Academic Interests

Traditional and digital media regulation, cinema and censorship, and political economy of film and television

An Sasala
M.A. Student, Graduate Teaching Assistant
Summerfield Hall, Room 124-B

Academic Interests

Transgender/non-binary identities, technological agency and autonomy, artificial intelligence, and trans*feminist pedagogy

Courtney Sanchez
Ph.D Student, Lecturer
Summerfield Hall, Room 118-A

Academic Interests

Transnational cultures, Ibero-American Cinema, Film History and Historiography

Carl Swanson
Ph.D Student, Lecturer
Summerfield Hall, Room 118-A

Academic Interests

Popular genres, film aesthetics, theory and criticism, horror studies


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