Tanya Desai

High Intensity Lamp - Temp. Image
Cohort Year: 2016
Research Interests: Film and philosophy through the work of Cavell, American Transcendentalism and ordinary language philosophy; aesthetic theories of time and narrative in literature and film; history of film criticism, esp. Bazin and Agee

Teaching Experience

  • Philosophy of Comedy: Classic Hollywood Film, Lecturer - Winter 2022
  • Introduction to Film, Lecturer - Winter 2021
  • Classical Film Theory, CA - Spring 2020
  • History of International Film, Part I: The Silent Era, CA - Autumn 2019
  • Film and the Moving Image, CA - Autumn 2018