Experts in Arts — Film/TV

Eugenia Afinoguénova, Professor of Spanish

Eugenia AfinoguenovaLanguages, Literatures and Cultures

Expertise: Spain: 1800-2007, Spanish Culture and Literature, Tourism in Spain, The Prado Museum, Spanish Film, Franco Regime (1936-1975): Censorship and Propaganda, Teaching and Technology, Study Abroad in Spain

Office Phone: (414) 288-6715
Mobile Phone: (414) 630-7507


Gerard (Gerry) Canavan, Associate Professor

Gerard (Gerry) CanavanEnglish Department

Expertise: Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Literature, Science Fiction, Fantasy, American Studies, Climate Change Narratives, Apocalyptic Narratives, Ecological Humanities, Popular Culture, Comic Books and Superheroes, American Literature, Contemporary World Literature, Critical Theory, Utopia, Ecological Debt, Visions of Ecological Apocalypse, Ecology and Environmental Politics

Office Phone: (414) 288-6860
Home Phone: (414) 899-7799
Mobile Phone: (414) 899-7799


Amanda Keeler, Associate Professor

Amanda KeelerDigital Media and Performing Arts

Expertise: contemporary television programming, US radio and television history, true crime television, film, podcasts, science fiction television  

Contact: (414) 288-3495 


Patrick McGilligan, Adjunct Instructor

Patrick McGilliganDigital Media and Performing Arts

Expertise: Film History, Screenwriting Craft and History, Hollywood Political History, Robert Altman, Fritz Lang, George Cukor, James Cagney, Jack Nicholson, Clint Eastwood, Alfred Hitchcock, Oscar Micheaux, Nicholas Ray

Office Phone: (414) 288-6985
Home Phone: (414) 962-8988


James South, Professor

James SouthPhilosophy Department

Expertise: Popular Culture and Philosophy (Television and Movies), Philosophy in Movies, Comic Books, Graphic Novels, Popular Music

Office Phone: (414) 288-6857
Home Phone: (414) 283-4943