Joe Tompkins
    Joe is an assistant professor of Communication Arts at Allegheny College where he teaches courses in film and critical media studies. You can find out more about his work on this website, or feel free to email him with any inquires at

    Doyle Greene
    Doyle (Mickey) Greene is an independent scholar who has written several books and articles on film, TV, and popular music. His primary focus is ideology critique of American popular culture and mass culture. Here is a link to his author page at McFarland Publishing. His email is

    Walter Metz
    Walter Metz is a Professor in the Department of Cinema and Photography at Southern Illinois University, where he teaches film, television, and literary history, theory, and criticism. He is the author of three books: Engaging Film Criticism: Film History and Contemporary American Cinema (2004), Bewitched (2007), and Gilligan’s Island (2012). His website, "Walter's World" is located at Please e-mail him at

    Assistant Editor

    Khara Lukancic
    Khara Lukancic is a doctoral student in Mass Communication and Media Arts and Graduate Student Instructor Support at the Center of Teaching Excellence at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Her research interests collide film and television criticism, horror studies, geography, and learning science. She's published a number of scholarly book chapters and academic book and film reviews. Her email is

    Founding Editor

    Lloyd Michaels, Allegheny College (retired)

    Book Review Editor

    Alice Leppert, Ursinus College

    Film & TV Review Editor

    Walter C. Metz, Southern Illinois University

    Film Festival Review Editor

    Gerd Gemünden, Darthmouth College

    Editorial Board

    Dudley Andrew, Yale University

    Kevin D. Ball, Wayne State University

    Jay Beck, Carleton College

    Christine Becker, University of Notre Dame

    Caetlin Benson-Allott, University of Oklahoma

    Sheri Chinen Biesen, Rowan University

    Steven Alan Carr, Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne

    Daniel Chamberlain, Occidental College

    Shelley Cobb, University of Southampton

    Timothy Corrigan, University of Pennsylvania

    Michael DeAngelis, DePaul University

    Ofer Eliaz, Ohio University

    Dan Flory, Montana State University

    Rosalind Galt, King's College

    Gerd Gemünden, Dartmouth College

    Catherine Grant, University of Sussex

    Doyle Greene, Independent Scholar

    Hollis Griffin, Denison University

    Stephen Groening, University of Washington

    Andrew Horton, University of Oklahoma

    Selmin Kara, OCAD University

    Amanda Ann Klein, East Carolina University

    Alice Lovejoy, University of Minnesota

    Jean Ma, Stanford University

    Jason McGrath, University of Minnesota

    Charles Maland, University of Tennessee

    Walter Metz, Southern Illinois University

    Linda Mokdad, St. Olaf College

    Daniel Morgan, University of Chicago

    Diane Negra, University College Dublin

    Michael Newman, University of Wisconsin—Milwaukee

    Niels Niessen, University of Toronto

    Bjorn Nordfjord, St. Olaf College

    Allen Redmon, Texas A&M University—Central Texas

    Elizabeth Reich, University of Pittsburgh

    Richard Rushton, Lancaster University

    Sara Saljoughi, University of Toronto

    Avi Santo, Old Dominion University

    Karl Schoonover, University of Warwick

    Steven Shaviro, Wayne State University

    Janet Staiger, University of Texas—Austin

    Michael Stewart, Queen Margaret University

    Constantine Verevis, Monash University

    Kristen Whissel, University of California—Berkeley

    James Prakash Younger, Trinity College