Yangqiao Lu is a PhD student in Cinema and Media Studies. Her primary research focuses on how landscape in contemporary moving image culture documents, reconfigures, and problematizes contemporary issues. She also programs the Revolutions per Minute Film Festival in Boston.
Cohort Year: 2020
Research Interests: Landscape and waterscape studies; media ecology; digital aesthetics and poetics; history and aesthetics of experimental cinema; intersection of documentary and the avant-garde; philosophies of nature; ecocriticism; and indigenous studies
Education: M.A., Études cinématographiques et audiovisuelles, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris III, 2014