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Jaimie Baron, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Arts

English and Film Studies

About Me

Jaimie Baron holds a Ph.D. in Cinema and Media Studies from UCLA. Her work has been published in numerous journals and anthologies. Her first book, entitled The Archive Effect: Found Footage and the Audiovisual Experience of History, was published by Routledge Press in 2014. She is the founder and director of the Festival of (In)appropriation, an annual international festival of short experimental found footage films. She is also co-editor of the Docalogue website and the Docalogue Book Series (Routledge Press).


Research

Film and media theory, audiovisual appropriation, experimental film and video, documentary film and video, historiography, ethics, the history of technology and the mediation of human experience, digital media, critical race studies, media and criminal justice 


Teaching

Documentary, Remix Culture, Contemporary Hollywood, Screening Race, Screening Comedy, Media Technologies, East Asian Cinema, Middle Eastern Cinema, Transnational Crime Cinema