Molly McCourt

Film Studies Teaching Assistant


  • MA   John Carroll University, English Literature, 2011
  • BA   University of Dayton, Adolescent/Young Adult Education, 2009
  • BA   University of Dayton, English, 2009

Research & Teaching Interests:

  • Representations of American masculinity in late 20th and early 21st century film and television
  • Narratives of national identity and collective memory
  • The American Dream in popular culture

Courses Taught:

  • English/Film Studies/ArtHist 111: Entertainment Arts: Film, Television, and the Internet
  • ArtHist/Film Studies 205: History of Film I: Development of an Art
  • Film Studies 212: Intermediate Topics in Film: Introduction to the Road Film

Courses as Online Grader:

  • Global Studies 202: Introduction to Global Studies

Relevant Work/Experiences

  • Media Archivist for Film Studies Department
  • Conversation Leader for Milwaukee Film Festival