Pamela Robertson Wojcik

Ph.D. in English, University of Chicago

Phone: 574-631-8599

Areas of specialization: American film, gender, genre, performance and stardom, sound and popular music, space and place

Classes: The Movie Musical, The Apartment Plot, The Child in Cinema, Film and Popular Music, Sinatra, Sex and Gender in Cinema, Basics of Film and Television

Pam Wojcik is author of The Apartment Plot: Urban Living in American Film and Popular Culture, 1945 to 1975 (Duke UP 2010) and Guilty Pleasures: Feminist Camp from Mae West to Madonna (Duke UP 1996).  She edited New Constellations: Movie Stars of the 1960s (Rutgers UP 2011), Movie Acting: The Film Reader (Routledge 2004) and (with Arthur Knight) Soundtrack Available: Essays on Film and Popular Music (Duke UP 2001). She is currently writing a book about the urban child in cinema and editing a collection of essays on the apartment plot in global context.  She has taught at the University of Notre Dame since 1998 and lives in Chicago.