TED HOVET

Film History | Film THeory
Phd: Duke University

Dr. Ted Hovet has been teaching film studies at WKU since 1995. He regularly teaches Intro to Cinema, World Cinema, History of Narrative Film, and Film Theory. His scholarly interests are in early cinema, film festivals, and film pedagogy.

 

JEROD HOLLYFIELD

Documentary | World Cinema
PhD: Louisiana State University

Dr. Jerod Hollyfield teaches courses in documentary and world cinema. His short film, Goodfriends, was endorsed by several national disability advocacy groups. He is also the creator of The Assisted Stories Project, a collection of video essays that aims to preserve and promote the narratives of the American South’s elder population.

 

DAWN HALL

Women in FIlm
PhD: Middle Tennessee State University

Dr. Dawn Hall teaches film, English, popular culture studies and gender at WKU. She has published extensively on the challenges and opportunities of American independent women filmmakers, including her book, ReFocus: The films of Kelly Reichardt (Edinburgh UP).