Film Studies helps you develop the skills to negotiate a life saturated in image-based media. These courses expose you to the cultural, social and aesthetic implications of this art form, providing a deep understanding of film, both as an artistic medium and a cultural artifact. The Cultural Film Series and visiting speakers further enrich this theme.


Jennifer Worley explores the lives, activism, and accomplishments of San Francisco’s sex workers.

Associate Professor Theresa Geller wins prestigious Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Mid-Career Fellowship; will conduct research at Yale.