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Patricia White

Professor of Film & Media Studies

Patricia White


Areas of Expertise

  • Representation of women in film
  • Classic Hollywood
  • LGBT film & queer media
  • Sexuality & filmmaking
  • Experimental & documentary film


In the News

  • The New York Times - "Queer Women Behaving Badly: These Movies Scrap the Coming-Out Story
  • The L.A. Report - "The Overlooked Role Of Casting Directors"
  • NPR - "Olivia De Havilland, One Of Hollywood's Longest Living Legends, Dies At 104"
  • Vox - "These charts prove Maggie Gyllenhaal is right about Hollywood’s ageism problem"
  • Vice - "How to Film a Rape Scene"


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