Harry Benshoff

Department:

Media Arts

College:

College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

Email:

benshoff@unt.edu

Phone:

(940) 565-2552

Expertise:

Film genres, authorship, gender and sexuality in media, race/ethnicity, queer theory and history

Education:

Ph.D., University of Southern California - critical studies, Los Angeles, Calif., 1996 M.A., University of Southern California - critical studies, Los Angeles, Calif., 1991 B.A. Franklin and Marshall College - English, Lancaster, Pa., 1985

Activities:

Books: Monsters in the Closet: Homosexuality and the Horror Film America on Film: Representing Race, Class, Gender and Sexuality at the Movies Has written more than 15 publications, attended or presented at more than 15 conferences, won numerous awards and grants and is a member of the Society for Cinema Studies.