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Lisa A. Dombrowski

Associate Professor of Film Studies

Center for Film Studies, 154


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BA Wesleyan University
MA University of Wisconsin
PHD University of Wisconsin

Lisa A. Dombrowski

Lisa Dombrowski’s research concerns the art and business of cinema, with an emphasis on post-studio-era Hollywood, American independent cinema, international art cinema, and East Asian cinema. She is the author of The Films of Samuel Fuller: If You Die, I’ll Kill You!, the editor of Kazan Revisited, and has written for The New York Times, Film Comment, Film Quarterly, Film History, and The Criterion Collection, among others. She is currently working on a book on Robert Altman and American independent cinema.

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Office Hours

Center for Film Studies Rm 154 Fall 2017: Tuesday 4:40-6:00pm, Thursday 4:40-6:00pm, or by appointment


Spring 2018
FILM 346 - 01
Contemporary East Asian Cinema

FILM 414 - 01
Senior Seminar