Film Studies Faculty

Nina K. Martin, Associate Professor of Film Studies, Director of the Film Studies Program Nina K. Martin, Associate Professor of Film Studies, Director of the Film Studies Program

Nina K. Martin, Associate Professor of Film Studies, Director of the Film Studies Program
Feminist film and cultural studies • The impact of film and TV on feminist discourses

Ross W. Morin, Assistant Professor of Film Studies Ross W. Morin, Assistant Professor of Film Studies

Ross W. Morin, Assistant Professor of Film Studies  (On sabbatical Spring 2015)
Motion picture production • Video production • Film editing • Directing • History of the documentary • Cinematography

Elizabeth Reich, Assistant Professor of Film Studies Elizabeth Reich, Assistant Professor of Film Studies

Elizabeth Reich, Assistant Professor of Film Studies
Film and new media studies • Black cinema • Race and cinema • Afrofuturism • African American studies • Psychoanalysis • Cultural studies

Associated Faculty

Courtney Baker, Associate Professor of English

Courtney Baker, Associate Professor of English
African-American studies • Cultural studies • Visual studies • Film and new media studies • Literary criticism • Critical theory

Luis M. González, Associate Professor of Hispanic Studies

Luis M. Gonz├ílez, Associate Professor of Hispanic Studies
Peninsular literature • Spanish film studies • Spanish cultural studies • Culture and ideology

Karolin Machtans, Assistant Professor of German Studies

Karolin Machtans, Assistant Professor of German Studies  (On sabbatical Spring 2015)
20th and 21st century German literature and film, with a special focus on post-1945 German history and culture, minorities and transnationalism • Representations of the Holocaust • Gender studies • Memory studies • Translation studies • Interdisciplinary approaches to environmentalism and urban space

Qiang Ning, Chu-Niblack Associate Professor in Asian Art, Curator of the Chu-Griffis Asian Art Collection

Qiang Ning, Chu-Niblack Associate Professor in Asian Art, Curator of the Chu-Griffis Asian Art Collection
Asian art history • Contemporary Chinese art • Gender in Chinese art and society • Silk Road archaeology • Art market/Art Collection

Kristin Pfefferkorn, Associate Professor of Philosophy

Kristin Pfefferkorn, Associate Professor of Philosophy
Philosophy of art and architecture • Philosophy of film • Feminist philosophy • 19th and 20th-century continental philosophy • German Romanticism

Paola Sica, Associate Professor of Italian, Chair of the Italian Studies Department 2014-2015

Paola Sica, Associate Professor of Italian, Chair of the Italian Studies Department 2014-2015
Italian culture in comparative context (especially literary and visual representations from late 19th century through the contemporary era, with emphasis on modernism and avant garde) • Gender studies • Critical theory • Translation and transculturation • Language pedagogy

Catherine J. Spencer, Professor of French

Catherine J. Spencer, Professor of French
17th century French literature • French cinema • Theory (structuralism & Post); Gay and Lesbian/Queer theory • "Bande dessinee" - Franco-Belgian comics

Retired Faculty

Nina K. Martin, Associate Professor of Film Studies, Director of the Film Studies Program

Nina K. Martin, Associate Professor of Film Studies, Director of the Film Studies Program
Feminist film and cultural studies • The impact of film and TV on feminist discourses

Ross W. Morin, Assistant Professor of Film Studies

Ross W. Morin, Assistant Professor of Film Studies  (On sabbatical Spring 2015)
Motion picture production • Video production • Film editing • Directing • History of the documentary • Cinematography

Elizabeth Reich, Assistant Professor of Film Studies

Elizabeth Reich, Assistant Professor of Film Studies
Film and new media studies • Black cinema • Race and cinema • Afrofuturism • African American studies • Psychoanalysis • Cultural studies

Contact Information:

Phone:
860-439-2676

Email nmartin1@conncoll.edu

Film Studies Program
Connecticut College
270 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT 06320-4196