Area Coordinator (Film Studies)
Kerry Hegarty received her Ph.D. from Emory University in 2006, with a focus on Latin American culture and film studies. She teaches courses in film history, film theory and Latin American cinema, among others.
Her work has appeared in Journal of Film and Video, Studies in Hispanic Cinema, South Atlantic Review, Journal of Latin American Popular Culture, Revista de Literatura Mexicana Contemporánea, and FlowTV.org. She is currently working on a manuscript that examines visual language in its global & digital contexts.