Graduate Students

Caufield Schnug

Caufield Schnug

Graduate Student in Film and Visual Studies
Teaching Fellow

Caufield Schnug is a seventh-year graduate student in Film and Visual Studies. His research interests tend to circulate around questions of space,...

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schnug [at] fas.harvard.edu
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Pauline Shongov

Pauline Shongov is an artist/filmmaker and first-year PhD candidate in Film and Visual Studies at Harvard University, where she is also a Harvard Presidential Scholar. Her work investigates the aesthetic and historiographical relationship between silent film and new media; the archive as lost material culture that the filmmaker mines, recycles, re-makes; and the immersive nature of the black-box film theater and installation-based white-cube space. ... Read more about Pauline Shongov

Devin Wangert

Devin Wangert

Graduate Student in Film and Visual Studies

Devin holds a BA in Cultural Studies from McGill University and an MA in Philosophy and Critical Thought from the European Graduate School. He is...

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devinwangert [at] g.harvard.edu

Mingyi Yu

Graduate Student in Film and Visual Studies
Teaching Fellow

Mingyi Yu is a sixth-year PhD student in the Film and Visual Studies program at Harvard University. His primary area of research is the media philosophy...

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mingyiyu [at] fas.harvard.edu
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Nace Zavrl

Nace Zavrl is a first-year doctoral student at Harvard University, working on issues in film theory, technology, and digitality. Before arriving at VES, he completed a master's thesis on the concept of compression in the Visual Cultures department at Goldsmiths. Nace holds a bachelor's degree in Film Studies from King's College London, and has written on film and experimental media for Afterimage, Senses of Cinema, and the Moving Image Review and Art Journal. He is a regular contributor to Radio Študent and Ekran magazine in Slovenia, where he also works as a curator and critic of contemporary art. ... Read more about Nace Zavrl