College:College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
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.