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Graduate Teaching Assistant 

Email: courtlyn@live.unc.edu
Office: 303 Bingham Hall
Office Hours: Tuesdays 12:30 – 2:30PM

 

Education:

B.A., English and Film & Media Arts, University of Tampa

M.A., American Studies, George Washington University

Research Interests:

Courtlyn researches the relationship between media and history. Specifically, she is interested in the ways that depictions of American historical events and figures in popular media offer particular ways of thinking about the historical past. More broadly, she is interested in the power popular media has to shape people’s understanding of the world around them.