Anne Berke

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Annie is a joint American Studies-Film and Media Studies doctoral candidate with a dissertation project entitled “‘You Just Type’: Women Television Writers in 1950s America.” Her research interests include media industry studies (film and television), classical and contemporary Hollywood cinema, gender and sexuality, and American documentary. Before she came to Yale, she earned her bachelor and masters’ degrees at Columbia University (English Literature and Film Studies), interned at a soap opera and a movie studio, and worked at an independent film distributor. Annie is also a programmer for the Yale Graduate Film Cultures Colloquium and Screening Series and served, for the 2013-2014 term, as the American Studies Graduate Student Liaison.

Media Industry Studies, Classical Hollywood, Contemporary Hollywood, Gender and Sexuality, American Documentary Film and Video, Photography and Visual Culture, Acting History and Theory, Star Studies