Allison McGuffie

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  • Title: Faculty Fellow
  • Phone: 541-346-3965
  • Office: 329 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: Thursday, 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Research Interests

Film Theory and History, African Cinemas, Gender and Sexuality in Cinema, International Non-Profit Media Industries, Health Communication Media, Political Economy of International Aid, Transnational Feminist Studies, Postcolonial Theory, Queer Theory, Video Game Critical Studies


PhD in Film Studies, University of Iowa

     Dissertation: “African Educational Film and Video: Industry, Ideology, and the Regulation of Sub-Saharan Health and Sexuality.” 

     Graduate Certificate in Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies, University of Iowa

     Interdisciplinary Graduate Certificate, Project on Rhetoric of Inquiry, University of Iowa

MA in Film Studies, University of Iowa

BA in Film, Television, and Theatre, University of Notre Dame