Aurore Spiers

Education: 

BA in Philosophy and BA in English from Université Paris X-Nanterre

MA in English from the Ecole Normale supérieure de Lyon, France

MA in Film and Media studies from Columbia University.

Research Interests: 

Women in silent cinema, French cinema, serials from the 1920s, silent comedies and westerns, Jean Durand, early stardom, Jean Rollin and Jess Franco.