Dr. Melissa Lenos
Associate Professor I Chairperson of Liberal Arts and Sciences
BA, University of Pittsburgh, 2000
MA, University of Pittsburgh, 2003
PhD, Temple University, 2009
Courses I Teach:
English Composition I & II
Introduction to US Pop Culture
Introduction to Shakespeare
World Literature in English
American Film Culture
Dr. Melissa Lenos is coauthor (with Michael Ryan) of An Introduction to Film Analysis: Technique and Meaning in Narrative Film. Her writing has appeared in Cinema Journal: In Focus, AnTENNA and In Media Res; she is also a regular contributor for KCUR. Her research interests include narratology and English and media studies pedagogy.
Dr. Lenos lives in Kansas City, Missouri with her husband and one very small cat.