Dr. David Denny, chair of the culture and media department, presented a paper at the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association Conference in October 2012.
Department of Culture & Media
MA in Cinema Studies, San Francisco State University
Introduction to Film
Topic: Contemporary Women Filmmakers
Topics in Film Genre: The Western
Topics in Major Directors: The Films of Yasujiro Ozu
Introduction to Cultural Studies
Masculinity Studies and Film
Political Criticism in Film
Reagan Ross is in the process of finishing his doctoral degree in English at the University of Florida. His areas of concentration are in film and media studies, critical theory, political criticism and masculinity studies. His dissertation project explores the viability of an oppositional, popular cinema. One chapter from that project — Allegorical Figurations and The Political Didactic in Bulworth — has already been published in Cineaction.