Professor of American studies and film studies
Penny Starfield is professor of American studies and film studies in the English Department of Université Caen Normandie and a member of the ERIBIA laboratory. Her research concerns film history and esthetics, notably the American New Wave film and the representation of minorities, the subject of a current monograph. She edited Masque et lumière (2006) and Femmes et pouvoir (2008) for the CinémAction series. Her articles on chance and film include « Du hasard au cinéma », Raison présente, n° 198, 2016.