Joy Schaefer

Visiting Professor
Department of English

237 Lake Huron Hall
(616) 331-3085

Joy Schaefer

ENG 105 Literatures in English
ENG 204 World Mythology
ENG 215 SWS Foundations of Literary Study: Genres
ENG 216 Foundations of Literary Study: Critical Approaches
AAA/ENG 337 Contemporary Black Literature

Research Interests
Transnational Feminist/Literary/Film Theories
Postcolonial & Queer Studies
Theories of Affect & Emotion
N. African/French Crossings
Cinema Studies (British, French, Spanish, U.S., Latin American)

Recent Publications
Schaefer, Joy. “The Spatial-Affective Economy of (Post)Colonial Paris: Reading Haneke’s Caché (2005) through Octobre à Paris (1962).” Studies in European Cinema, vol.14. no. 1, 2017, pp. 48-65.

Schaefer, Joy. “Must We Burn Hitchcock? (Re)viewing Trauma & Effecting Solidarity with The Birds (1963).” Quarterly Review of Film & Video, vol. 32, no. 4, 2015, pp. 329-343. 

Recent Honors, Awards and Distinctions
Vivien Hartog Best Graduate Instructor Award, Stony Brook University (2016)

Ph.D., M.A., Advanced Graduate Certificate, Stony Brook University
M.A., New York University
B.A., Aquinas College
A.A., Grand Rapids Community College

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