New Books in Film

Interviews with Scholars of Film about their New Books

TV & Film
1
Madeline Lane-McKinley, "Comedy Against Work: U...
An interview with Madeline Lane-McKinley
47 min
2
Craig Oldham, "The Shining: A Visual and Cultur...
An interview with Craig Oldham
49 min
3
Stephen Galloway, "Truly, Madly: Vivien Leigh, ...
An interview with Stephen Galloway
53 min
4
Joseph McBride, "Billy Wilder: Dancing on the E...
An interview with Joseph McBride
83 min
5
Carolyne Larrington, "All Men Must Die: Power a...
An interview with Carolyne Larrington
75 min
6
Jeanne Theoharis, "The Rebellious Life of Mrs. ...
An interview with Jeanne Theoharis
58 min
7
Burt Kearns, "Lawrence Tierney: Hollywood's Rea...
An interview with Burt Kearns
44 min
8
Bridget Kies and Megan Connor, "Fandom, the Nex...
An interview with Bridget Kies and Megan Connor
37 min
9
Cajetan Iheka, "African Ecomedia: Network Forms...
An interview with Cajetan Iheka
65 min
10
Jon Lewis, "The Godfather, Part II" (Bloomsbury...
An interview with Jon Lewis
61 min
11
Alan Shuback, "Hollywood at the Races: Film's L...
An interview with Alan Shuback
65 min
12
Bruce Davis, "The Academy and the Award: The Co...
An interview with Bruce Davis
63 min
13
Laura A. Frahm, "Design in Motion: Film Experim...
An interview with Laura A. Frahm
91 min
14
Shaken and Stirred
On "From Russia With Love" (1963), "For Your Eyes Only" (1981), "Goldeneye" (1995), and "Skyfall" (2012)
59 min
15
Joseph McBride, "The Whole Durn Human Comedy: L...
An interview with Joseph McBride
60 min
16
Larry Ceplair, "The Hollywood Motion Picture Bl...
An interview with Larry Ceplair
54 min
17
Andrei Nae, "Immersion, Narrative, and Gender C...
An interview with Andrei Nae
51 min
18
Mallory Lewis and Nat Segaloff, "Shari Lewis an...
An interview with Mallory Lewis
28 min
19
Shall We Play A Game?
On "War Games" (1983), "The Falcon and the Snowman" (1985), "The Last Starfighter" (1984), and "Ferris Bueller’s Day Off" (1986)
47 min
20
Hongwei Bao, "Queer China: Lesbian and Gay Lite...
An interview with Hongwei Bao
54 min
21
Kyle Stevens, "The Oxford Handbook of Film Theo...
An interview with Kyle Stevens
60 min
22
Scott Bukatman, "Black Panther" (U Texas Press,...
An interview with Scott Bukatman
68 min
23
Wolverines!
On "Taps" (1981) and "Red Dawn" (1984)
52 min
24
Diane Negra, "Shadow of a Doubt" (Auteur, 2021)
An interview with Diane Negra
58 min
25
Erin Keane, "Runaway: Notes on the Myths That M...
An interview with Erin Keane
67 min
26
Alexander Sergeant, "Encountering the Impossibl...
An interview with Alexander Sergeant
62 min
27
Ramzi Fawaz, "Queer Forms" (NYU Press, 2022)
An interview with Ramzi Fawaz
57 min
28
Bonus Episode: A Conversation about Past Episod...
32 min
29
Eran Kaplan, "Projecting the Nation: History an...
An interview with Eran Kaplan
60 min
30
Jennifer Wenzel, "The Disposition of Nature: En...
An interview with Jennifer Wenzel
48 min
31
Pamela Robertson Wojcik, "Gidget: Origins of a ...
An interview with Pamela Robertson Wojcik
64 min
32
The Two Russias
On White Nights (1985), The Hunt for Red October (1990), and The Russia House (1990)
50 min
33
Cinema’s First Nasty Women
A Discussion with Maggie Hennefeld, Laura Horak, and Elif Rongen-Kaynakçi
73 min
34
Usha Iyer, "Dancing Women: Choreographing Corpo...
An interview with Usha Iyer
62 min
35
Jean-Thomas Tremblay, "Breathing Aesthetics" (D...
An interview with Jean-Thomas Tremblay
60 min
36
Samhita Sunya, "Sirens of Modernity: World Cine...
An interview with Samhita Sunya
54 min
37
Cold War Homefront
On The Deer Hunter (1978), Coming Home (1978), and Da Five Bloods (2020)
59 min
38
Catherine Lester, "Horror Films for Children: F...
An interview with Catherine Lester
59 min
39
M. Hennefeld and N. Sammond, "Abjection Incorpo...
The authors move beyond simple critiques of abjection as a punitive form of social death, illustrating how it has become a contested mode of political and cultural capital—empowering for some but oppressive for others...
69 min
40
Jon Krampner, "Ernest Lehman: The Sweet Smell o...
An interview with Jon Krampner
56 min
41
It’s The End Of The World As We Know It
On On the Beach (1959), The Day After (1983), and Threads (1984)
70 min
42
A MAD, MAD, World
On Dr. Strangelove (1964), and Failsafe (1964)
54 min
43
Danielle J. Lindemann, "True Story: What Realit...
An interview with Danielle J. Lindemann
32 min
44
Who Can You Trust?
On The Parallax View (1974), The Three Days of the Condor (1975), and All The President’s Men (1976)
53 min
45
Anthony Downey, "Critique in Practice: Renzo Ma...
An interview with Anthony Downey
79 min
46
88 Underwater Eye: Margaret Cohen explores the ...
An interview with Margaret Cohen
42 min
47
He May Be a Communist!
On Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956), The Manchurian Candidate (1962), and The Way We Were (1973)
57 min
48
Julie A. Turnock, "The Empire of Effects: Indus...
An interview with Julie A. Turnock
74 min
49
James Welker, "Queer Transfigurations: Boys Lov...
An interview with James Welker
67 min
50
Reality TV
A Discussion with Olivia Stowell
15 min
51
87* Mike Leigh In Focus (JP)
A Conversation with Film Director Mike Leigh
49 min
52
Rebecca Weeks, "History by HBO: Televising the ...
An interview with Rebecca Weeks
62 min
53
Nick Davis, "Competing with Idiots: Herman and ...
An interview with Nick Davis
52 min
54
Grant Wiedenfeld, "Hollywood Sports Movies and ...
An interview with Grant Wiedenfeld
69 min
55
86 Dana Stevens on Buster Keaton (JP EF)
An interview with Dana Stevens
41 min
56
Hanan Hammad, "Unknown Past: Layla Murad, the J...
An interview with Hanan Hammad
80 min
57
Ryan Uytdewilligen, "Killing John Wayne: The Ma...
An interview with Ryan Uytdewilligen
30 min
58
Erika Balsom and Hila Peleg, "Feminist Worldmak...
An interview with Erika Balsom
39 min
59
Scott Meslow, "From Hollywood with Love: The Ri...
An interview with Scott Meslow
62 min
60
Alison Macor, "Making The Best Years of Our Liv...
An interview with Alison Macor
67 min
61
Squid Game
A Discussion with Kyung Hyun Kim
12 min
62
A. S. Hamrah, "The Earth Dies Streaming: Film W...
An interview with A. S. Hamrah
62 min
63
Paul Dobryden, "The Hygienic Apparatus: Weimar ...
An interview with Paul Dobryden
52 min
64
Katherine E. Sugg, "Apocalypse and Heroism in P...
An interview with Katherine E. Sugg
78 min
65
Justin Gautreau, "The Last Word: The Hollywood ...
An interview with Justin Gautreau
49 min
66
Sara Austin, "Monstrous Youth: Transgressing th...
An interview with Sara Austin
46 min
67
Charles Elton, "Cimino: The Deer Hunter, Heaven...
An interview with Charles Elton
68 min
68
Melissa Vosen Callens, "Ode to Gen X: Instituti...
An interview with Melissa Vosen Callens
36 min
69
Mary Beth Willard, "Why It's Ok to Enjoy the Wo...
An interview with Mary Beth Willard
65 min
70
Dustin Tahmahkera, "Cinematic Comanches: The Lo...
An interview with Dustin Tahmahkera
61 min
71
Lisa Blackmore and Liliana Gómez, "Liquid Ecolo...
An interview with Lisa Blackmore and Liliana Gómez
62 min
72
Ryan Watson, "Radical Documentary and Global Cr...
An interview with Ryan Watson
51 min
73
Erich Schwartzel, "Red Carpet: Hollywood, China...
An interview with Erich Schwertzel
39 min
74
Rosalind Galt, "Alluring Monsters: The Pontiana...
An interview with Rosalind Galt
52 min
75
Daniel Fairfax, "The Red Years of Cahiers Du Ci...
An interview with Daniel Fairfax
75 min
76
Jennifer Keishin Armstrong, "When Women Invente...
An interview with Jennifer Keishin Armstrong
56 min
77
Chris Wade, "The Films of James Woods" (Wisdom ...
An interview with Chris Wade
66 min
78
Zachary F. Price, "Black Dragon: Afro-Asian Per...
An interview with Zachary F. Price
195 min
79
Lorena Cuya Gavilano, "Fictions of Migration: N...
An interview with Lorena Cuya Gavilano
65 min
80
Mila Zuo, "Vulgar Beauty: Acting Chinese in the...
An interview with Mila Zuo
61 min
81
Amanda D. Lotz, "Media Disrupted: Surviving Pir...
An interview with Amanda D. Lotz
72 min
82
Steve A. Wiggins, "Nightmares with the Bible: T...
51 min
83
Delinda Collier, "Media Primitivism: Technologi...
An interview with Delinda Collier
53 min
84
Tony Shaw and Giora Goodman, "Hollywood and Isr...
An interview with Tony Shaw and Giora Goodman
48 min
85
Lester D. Friedman, "Citizen Spielberg" (U of I...
An interview with Lester D. Friedman
46 min
86
Sherryl Vint, "Science Fiction" (MIT Press, 2021)
An interview with Sherryl Vint
56 min
87
Nick Marx, "Sketch Comedy: Identity, Reflexivit...
An interview with Nick Marx
53 min
88
Robert P. Kolker, "Triumph Over Containment: Am...
An interview with Robert P. Kolker
33 min
89
Liz Clarke, "The American Girl Goes to War: Wom...
An interview with Liz Clarke
69 min
90
Annie Berke, "Their Own Best Creations: Women W...
An interview with Annie Berke
49 min
91
René V. Arcilla, "Wim Wenders's Road Movie Phil...
An interview with René V. Arcilla
83 min
92
Helene Meyers, "Movie-Made Jews: An American Tr...
An interview with Helene Meyers
46 min
93
Nadir Lahiji, "Architecture, Philosophy, and th...
An interview with Nadir Lahiji
26 min
94
Dahlia Schweitzer, "Haunted Homes" (Rutgers UP,...
An interview with Dahlia Schweitzer
47 min
95
Dana Stevens, "Camera Man: Buster Keaton, the D...
An interview with Dana Stevens
51 min
96
Edward Tyerman, "Internationalist Aesthetics: C...
An interview with Edward Tyerman
77 min
97
3.3 In the Editing Room with Ruth Ozeki and Reb...
An Interview with Ruth Ozeki and Rebecca Evans
39 min
98
David Schwartz, "David Cronenberg: Interviews" ...
An interview with David Schwartz
46 min
99
Rebecca Janzen, "Unholy Trinity: State, Church,...
An interview with Rebecca Janzen
51 min
100
Kathryn Millard, "Double Exposure: How Social P...
An interview with Kathryn Millard
57 min