Anna Shechtman

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Lecturer English and Film and Media Studies

Education History

BA English Literature and Art History (Highest Honors), Swarthmore College

Research Interests

Media studies; American cinema; History of the discipline; gender and sexuality studies


Anna Shechtman is a Lecturer in English Literature and Film and Media Studies. Her writing has appeared in Slate, The American Reader, and the Los Angeles Review of Books, where she is a film editor. She also writes crossword puzzles for the New York Times.

“The Medium Concept,” Representations 150 (Spring 2020)

“Command of Media’s Metaphors” Critical Inquiry (forthcoming 2021)