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Areas of Expertise
- Avant-Garde and Experimental Cinema
- Post-War and Contemporary Art
- Media Studies
- Film Theory
- Visual Culture
- Ph.D., Film and Media Studies, University of California, Berkeley
- M.A., Rhetoric/Film Studies, University of California, Berkeley
- B.A., Film Studies, Wesleyan University
Erica Levin’s research focuses on the intersection between avant-garde cinema, post-war art, performance, and visual culture. Her writing has been published in Media-N, World Picture, Millennium Film Journal, Discourse, and in the collections Carolee Schneemann: Unforgivable and The Routledge Companion to Cinema & Gender. Her recent essay, “To Change the Form of Film: Experiments in Cinema Against the Television War” appears in Artists Respond: American Art and the Vietnam War, 1965–1975 (Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2019).
She is currently completing a book entitled Channeling Media-America: Art, Politics, and the Moving Image after Television, which is under contract with University of Chicago Press.