Tricia Welsch

Affiliation: Cinema Studies
Professor of Cinema Studies, Director of Cinema Studies Program

Teaching and Research Interests

  • Biography and film
  • Film history, especially early and silent periods 
  • British, German, and American cinema 
  • Works of major directors 
  • Film comedy
  • Gangster genre 
  • Gay and lesbian cinema 
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  • PhD, University of Virginia
  • MA, University of Virginia
  • BA, Fordham University