Dr Devin Anthony Orgeron

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Associate Professor and Emeritus Professor and Professor


Associate Professor, English

Office: 226 Tompkins; 515-0262

Professor Devin Orgeron teaches courses in Film Theory, Film History Since 1940, The New American Director, International Film and Realism, Documentary, and The French New Wave. He also teaches a range of director-focused courses covering filmmakers such as Alfred Hitchcock, François Truffaut, Howard Hawks, and the Coen Brothers. Dr. Orgeron researches and writes about cinema and mechanical mobility; cinematic masculinity; contemporary American cinema; film authorship; realism; advertising and commercial images; educational films; and postmodernity. He also collects, shows, and writes about home movies form the 1940s-1960s.

Dr. Orgeron is the author of Road Movies: From Muybridge and Melies to Lynch and Kiarostami (2007). His articles have appeared in Cinema JournalThe Velvet Light TrapThe Moving ImageThe Journal of Film and Video, CineAction,College LiteraturePost Script, and Film Quarterly.

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