McFarlin Professor of EnglishProfessor of Film StudiesZink Hall 365
(918)631-2817; 631-2557; 631-2969
Areas of research and interest include: Film History, Film Theory, Film Genres (Noir, Neo-Noir, Horror); Nineteenth-Century British Literature, Art, Music; Opera; Greek and Roman Literature; Classical Mythology and its interpretations; Masculinity Theory; Men’s Studies; Gender Studies; Adventure Fiction; Jane Austen, Thomas Hardy, Joseph Conrad, Detective Literature; Film and Literature; Literature and Psychology.
Education and Degrees Earned
- B.A. English/Classics, University of New York at Albany
- M.A. (honors) English, Columbia University, New York City
- Ph.D. English/Classics, Columbia University
- Film and Screenplay Analysis, The New School, New York City