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Professorship in Film Studies
Nathan Andersen, Eckerd College
Grant details: https://securegrants.neh.gov/publicquery/main.aspx?f=1&gn=CH-50716-10
Christian Nielsen Endowed Professorship in Film Studies (Staff/Faculty/Fellow Position)
Name: Christian Nielsen Endowed Professorship in Film Studies
Abstract: Eckerd College is pleased to announce that we have hired Dr. Christina Petersen to be the Christian Nielsen Endowed Professor in Film Studies. Dr. Petersen has a Ph.D. in Cinema and Media Studies from the University of Chicago. Her dissertation was entitled “Paradise for the Young: Youth Spectatorship in the American Silent Film Era, 1904-1933” and she has taught at both the University of Chicago and at Washington University in St. Louis.
Primary URL: http://www.theonlinecurrent.com/film-program-poised-for-expansion-possible-major-1.2840775#.UBLBzTFku6A
Primary URL Description: Announcement in Eckerd College's award-winning newspaper, The Current, of the hire of Christina Petersen and of the imminent expansion of our film studies program.