April Miller is an Assistant Professor of Film Studies. She has a B.A. and an M.A. in English and Film Studies from the University of Alberta, and an M.A. and Ph.D. in English and Film Studies with a Certificate in Gender and Women’s Studies from the University of Rochester. Her areas of specialization are film and Anglo-American modernism.
Prof. Miller’s dissertation, entitled Offending Women: Modernism, Crime and Creative Production, investigates the female criminal and her often-overlapping sites of representation in modernist literature, journalism, and silent film. Her wider research and teaching interests include modernism, film history and women’s roles in early film production, criminality in film and literature, and the horror film.