Russian language, literature and film; Soviet and post-Soviet film including the Caucasus, Central Asia, Mongolia, and Eastern Europe
Media ownership, telecommunication/media policy, media political economy, media representation of marginialized groups (race,gender, religion, etc...), popular culture
Film and Media Studies: Documentaries, American media, war movies, black popular cultures, sports and media, horror, action, and science fiction, gender and sexuality
Critical media studies, mass communication theory, and urban communication
Arabic: Arabic film, literature, media, and translation
Visual culture, the politics of memory, affective engagements with the past, political subjectivity
transnational sexualities; human rights; film and media studies; queer theory
Media production and criticism, Journalism, Distance Education, Instructional Design
Film history, film reception, "useful" film, Latin American film and other forms of mass media, Latin American literature, service-learning.
Film and Media Studies: global and transnational cinema; incarceration and security; diaspora and migration; violence and human rights; colonialism; Indian, Irish, and Latin American film; race, ethnicity, gender, and sexuality
Classical Studies: Greek and Roman literature, classical mythology, Roman history, the classical tradition. Classics and Cinema: classical literature, history, and myth on film.