Film and Visual Studies

Giuliana Bruno

Giuliana Bruno

Emmet Blakeney Gleason Professor of Visual and Environmental Studies

Professor Bruno is internationally known for her research on the intersections of the visual arts, architecture, film, and media.

(617) 496-4287
Tom Conley

Tom Conley

Abbott Lawrence Lowell Professor of Visual and Environmental Studies and of Romance Languages and Literatures

Conley studies relations of space and writing in literature, cartography, and cinema.

tconley [at] fas.harvard.edu

Peter Galison

Pellegrino University Professor of the History of Science and of Physics
Affiliate of Visual and Environmental Studies

In 1997 Galison was awarded a John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Fellowship;

Haden Guest

Haden Guest

Director, Harvard Film Archive
Senior Lecturer on Visual and Environmental Studies

Haden Guest is Director of the Harvard Film Archive where he curates the HFA cinematheque and its motion picture, manuscript and photographic collections.

Carrie Lambert-Beatty

Professor of Visual and Environmental Studies, and of History of Art and Architecture
Director of Graduate Studies, Film and Visual Studies

Carrie Lambert-Beatty is an art historian with a focus on art from the 1960s to the present, and a special interest in performance in an expanded sense.

Sackler 510
lambert2 [at] fas.harvard.edu
(617) 496-6830

Jie Li

Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations
Affiliate of Visual and Environmental Studies

Her first book, Shanghai Homes: Palimpsests of Private Life (Columbia University Press, 2014)  excavates a century of memories embedded in two …

Dennis Lim

Visiting Lecturer on Visual and Environmental Studies, 2016-17

Dennis Lim is the director of programming at the Film Society of Lincoln Center, where he also serves on the selection committee for the New York Film …

Alexander Rehding

Fanny Peabody Professor of Music
Affiliate of Visual and Environmental Studies

As a music theorist, Rehding is interested in the question of how music has been understood at different times in history.

Eric Rentschler

Arthur Kingsley Porter Professor of Germanic Languages and Literatures
Affiliate of Visual and Environmental Studies

He received his academic training in German literature and  intellectual history, studying in Stuttgart, Bonn, and Prague, before taking his doctoral …

Barker Center 350

Justin Weir

Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures and Comparative Literature
Affiliate of Visual and Environmental Studies

Weir received his BA in 1991 from the University of Minnesota and his PhD in 1997 from Northwestern University.

Alexander Zahlten

Associate Professor, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations
Affiliate of Visual and Environmental Studies

Alexander Zahlten received his Ph.D. in Film Studies at Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Germany.