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Jocelyn Szczepaniak-Gillece

Associate Professor

College of Letters & Science

Current Faculty or Staff Member

Jocelyn Szczepaniak-Gillece is a cultural historian of American film, exhibition, spectatorship, and visual technology. She is the author of The Optical Vacuum (Oxford University Press, 2018) and the co-editor of Ends of Cinema (University of Minnesota Press, 2020), as well as multiple articles in journals and anthologies.


Art, Dance, Film, Music and Theater, Journalism/Advertising/Media Studies


American film history; special effects; animation; movie theaters; spectatorship; cinema