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RIIFF 2013 Team


Kevin Esch, Ph.D.

Special Programs & Policy Director


Kevin EschDr. Kevin Esch has taught film studies at Tulane University and Hofstra University, and currently teaches at Roger Williams University and the University of Rhode Island. His articles and reviews have been published in Jump Cut, Film Quarterly, Journal of Film and Video, Film Criticism, and a recently published collection on screen acting from Routledge. He is at work on his first book, to be titled In the Moment: Mythologies of Performance in the Contemporary Hollywood Industry. In a previous life, he was a film reviewer for WORT-FM in Madison, Wisconsin.


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