Film StudiesWestern Arts and Humanities

Joe Wlodarz

PhD (Rochester)

Office: IGAB 0N60
Phone: 519-661-2111 ext. 86164

Areas of Interest:
American cinema history, international queer cinema, African-American cinema, film theory, television studies, critical race studies, feminist and queer theory, genre theory, audience/reception studies, cultural studies, and theories of stardom.

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Works in Progress:
Unmaking Macho: Race, Gender, and Stardom in 1970s American Cinema and Culture (forthcoming from the University of Minnesota Press) and The Baltimore Projects, which examines the use of Baltimore in film and television for the exploration of American identity and urban culture through the lens of racial, ethnic, and class conflict.