Film and Media Studies

People

Faculty

 
Joanne Bernardi

Bernardi, Joanne

Associate Professor of Japanese
joanne.bernardi@rochester.edu | (585) 275-4268
409 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Japanese cinema and culture; the history and historiography of moving images and other visual media; material culture studies; and critical digital humanities practice

Joel Burges

Burges, Joel

Assistant Professor of English
joel.burges@rochester.edu | (585) 275-2694
413 Morey Hall

Interests: Post-1945 cultural studies; media studies; critical theory; American and contemporary literature

Greg Carlson

Carlson, Greg

Professor, Linguistics, Philosophy and Brain & Cognitive Sciences
gregory.carlson@rochester.edu | (585) 275-5907
507 Lattimore Hall

Interests: Semantic Theory; Psycholinguistics; Discourse

Elizabeth Cohen

Cohen, Elizabeth

Associate Professor of Art
elizabethcohen@rochester.edu | (585) 273-5998
Sage Art Center

Interests: Contemporary art and video production; Critical theory; Three-dimensional media; New media production

Jennifer Creech

Creech, Jennifer

Associate Professor of German
jennifer.creech@rochester.edu | (585) 275-4273
428 Lattimore Hall

Douglas Crimp

Crimp, Douglas

Fanny Knapp Allen Professor of Art History and Professor of Visual and Cultural Studies
douglas.crimp@rochester.edu | (585) 273-5622

Interests: Contemporary art; criticism and theory; dance and dance film

Morris Eaves

Eaves, Morris

Professor of English and Richard L. Turner Professor of Humanities Director, A. W. Mellon Graduate Program in the Digital Humanities of the School of Arts & Sciences
morris.eaves@rochester.edu | (585) 275-9025
301 Morey Hall

Interests: British Romanticism; Media history and theory; Editorial theory

George Grella

Grella, George

Associate Professor of English and Film Studies
george.grella@rochester.edu | (585) 275-9265
420 Morey Hall

Interests: Nineteenth and twentieth-century American literature; Twentieth-century British literature; Film; The novel

Sarah Higley

Higley, Sarah

Professor of English and of Film and Media Studies
sarah.higley@rochester.edu | (585) 275-9261
411 Morey Hall

Interests: Medieval vernacular languages and literature of Northern Europe; film and media studies; fiction

June Hwang

Hwang, June

Associate Professor of German;
june.hwang@rochester.edu
429 Lattimore Hall

Jason Middleton

Middleton, Jason

Associate Professor of English and of Film and Media Studies
Director of Film and Media Studies Program
jason.middleton@rochester.edu | (585) 275-9372
511 Morey Hall

Interests: Film/media including documentary, horror, and experimental film; affect and embodiment; critical theory; cultural studies; transmedia aesthetics

Cary peppermint

Peppermint, Cary

Assistant Professor of Art and Digital Media Studies
cary.peppermint@rochester.edu | (585) 273-5994
Sage Art Center

Interests: Art Apps for Mobile Devices; Digital Art and New Media Studies; Environmental Art and Humanities; Food Studies; Psychogeography; Experimental Video Art

Raul Rodriguez-Hernandes

RodrÍguez-Hernández, Raúl

Associate Professor of Spanish and Comparative Literature
Spanish Program Head

raul.rodriguez-hernandez@rochester.edu | (585) 275-4257
420 Lattimore Hall

Claudia Schaefer

Schaefer, Claudia

Professor of Spanish and Comparative Literature; Rush Rhees Chair
caludia.schaefer@rochester.edu | (585) 275-4253
408A Lattimore Hall

Reinhild Steingröver

Steingröver, Reinhild

Professor of German at the Eastman School of Music
Chair, Humanities Department

rsteingrover@rochester.edu | (585) 274-1616
204 Eastman Theater ET

Allen Topolski

Topolski, Allen

Associate Professor
allen.topolski@rochester.edu | (585) 275-3994
Sage Art Center

Interests: Studio production that incorporates found materials and a variety of processes to explore nostalgia and memory in technologies of domesticity and convenience.

Sharon Willis

Willis, Sharon

Professor of Art and Art History and Visual and Cultural Studies
Interim Program Director, Visual and Cultural Studies

sharon.willis@rochester.edu | (585) 275-9249
508 Morey Hall

Interests: Film history and theory; visual and cultural studies; women's studies and feminist theory; comparative literature and critical theory; French cinema; 19th and 20th century French literature