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About Chris Yogerst

Chris teaches courses in film, communication, and popular culture for the University of Wisconsin Colleges. In addition, he teaches American film history for Concordia University Wisconsin. Research interests include film genre and authorship as well as Hollywood history during the Golden Age. Current research is dedicated to a book focused on a cultural history of the Warner Bros. studio titled "From Headlines to Hollywood: Warner Bros. 1927-1941.". Chris regularly presents at national conferences and is currently the "Hollywood Studio System" area chair for the Film & History national conference. His work can be found in The Journal of Religion & Film, Senses of Cinema, the Journal of Film and Video, and The Atlantic Monthly.


Present Film & History Area Chair (Hollywood Studio System), University of Wisconsin Colleges
Present Department of Communication, University of Wisconsin Colleges

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Twitter: @chrisyogerst