Associate Professor of German 
                        Director of Film Studies Program
                        Randolph-Macon College 
                        Ashland, Virginia, USA

    - Modern German Literature, Culture, and Film 
     (with an emphasis on minority discourse, 
    culture, and film )
    - 'Turkish-German' Cinema
    - Women’s filmmaking 
    - Media Studies
    Research Interests:
    - 19th & 20th century German literature
    - The German Novelle
    - German  cinema
    - Cultural studies (postcolonial theory, globalization, and transnationalism)
    - Feminist theory
    - Autobiographies
    - Non-Western cinema


       From Weimar Cinema to a Transnational Cinema: