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Rebecca Romanow, PhD

  • Senior Lecturer in English, College of Liberal Arts
  • Telephone: 617.287.6700
  • Fax: 617.287.6766
  • Office Location: Wheatley Hall,06,00020

Degrees

Ph.D., University of Rhode Island

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

Courses Taught

EN 258: World Cinema
EN 329: Narrative Forms in Novels and Film
EN 324: The Short Story
EN 262G: Art of Literature
EN 201: Five British Authors
EN 200: Understanding Literature
En 181G: 21st Century Youth in Novels and Film
EN 102: Freshman English II
EN 101: Freshman English I
HON 101: 21st Century Writing

Research and Teaching INterests

Twenty-first century World film; Lowtech film; The Middle-Eastern Youth film
 

Recent Conference Presentations & Guest Lectures

March, 2013         “Participatory Culture and Fan Fiction: Literature From iPhones and Twitter.”
2013  “Facebook Fiction, Twitter Literature, and the Cellphone Novel,
Roundtable. Northeastern MLA, Boston, MA. 
September, 2011   Projecting Words, Writing Images.  Read/Write Series.  University of Rhode  
Island. (Invited)
April, 2011            “The End of the Bush Years and the Films of 2007: Powerlessness, Plague, and Politics.”  Cinema and Demos.  Northeastern Modern Language Association Conference, Philadelphia, PA
October, 2010         “History of Indian Film.”  Guest Lecture.  University of Rhode Island.
September, 2010    “Turtles Can Fly: Invasion, Influence and Inevitability Along the Frontier.”  Guest Lecture (twice).  University of Rhode Island.