Caufield Schnug

Caufield Schnug

Graduate Student in Film and Visual Studies

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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Nora Schultz

Nora Schultz

Assistant Professor of Visual and Environmental Studies

On leave 2018-19

Schultz is a German artist who creates sculptural installations involving methods of archaeology, anthropology, and linguistics. Often, her sculptural works are also the protagonists of her performances. ... Read more about Nora Schultz

Joel Seidner

Teaching Assistant

VES 132R, The Object Matter of Jelly Fish (Schultz)

Rebecca Sheehan

Rebecca Sheehan

Visiting Associate Professor of Visual and Environmental Studies, 2016-17

Sheehan’s research focuses on intersections between cinema and philosophy and sculpture and cinema. She has also published work on the biopic, poetics and...

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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


Bernhard Siegert

Visiting Lecturer on Visual and Environmental Studies, Spring 2019

Bernhard Siegert is since 2001 the Professor for Theory and History of Cultural Techniques at the Media Faculty at the Bauhaus University Weimar, and since 2008 director of the International Research Center for Cultural Techniques and Media Philosophy at Weimar (IKKM). Since 2013 he is also the spokesperson of the Research Unit "Media and Mimesis" at the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, sponsored by the DFG (German Research Foundation). ... Read more about Bernhard Siegert

Katie Soule

Teaching Assistant
VES 138D:  Directors Directing (Pandian)

John Stilgoe

Robert and Lois Orchard Professor in the History of Landscape

A 2015-16 Harvard William Channing Cabot Fellow and most recently author of Old Fields: Photography, Glamour, and Fantasy Landscape (UVA Press, 2014) and What Is Landscape? (MIT Press,  2016), Stilgoe has written many books,... Read more about John Stilgoe

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Galen Stolee

Graduate Student in Anthropology
Teaching Fellow
VES 176W, The Cinema of Fred Wiseman (Castaing-Taylor)

Oliver Strand

Teaching Assistant
FS 61R, Shapeshifting your Reality (Schultz)

Kianja Strobert

Visiting Lecturer on Visual and Environmental Studies, Spring 2017

Kianja Strobert received her BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2004 and then earned her MFA from the Yale School of Art in 2006.  ... Read more about Kianja Strobert