Dr. Alison Wielgus

Dr. Alison Wielgus
Dr. Alison Wielgus
Alison Wielgus Dr. Alison Wielgus
Assistant Professor, Media Studies
office. Holden Fine & Applied Arts Center 2115
University of Wisconsin-Superior

Most recent degrees:

2014 - Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Film Studies - University of Iowa – Dissertation/thesis topic: You Had to Have Been There: Experimental Film and Video, Sound, and Liveness in the New York Underground

2010 - Master of Arts (M.A.) - Film Studies - University of Iowa

2008 - Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) - Cinema Studies - New York University – Dissertation/thesis topic: Stars of Electricity: The Music Star in the Films of Todd Haynes

Academic background:

Dr. Alison Wielgus received her B.A. in Cinema Studies from New York University and her Ph.D. in Film Studies from the University of Iowa. Her research focuses on experimental film and television production and on feminist film theory. In particular, she focuses on the historiography of experimental films that draw on sound and performance art, and on the role of medium specificity within our contemporary convergence culture. Wielgus has published work in the "Millennium Film Journal."  She holds a Ph.D. in Film Studies from the University of Iowa and a B.A. in Cinema Studies from New York University.

Area of knowledge:

Experimental Film and Television

Recent accomplishments:

In addition to completing my dissertation research on experimental film and video, she has published articles on the subject in the Millennium Film Journal and Mediapolis: A Journal of Cities and Culture. Dr. Welgus has a forthcoming article in 2019 on female detectives and "Top of the Lake" in Camera Obscura and has taught courses on gender and film.

UW-Superior Schedule of Classes for Wielgus, Alison L
Spring Semester 2019

For up to date information on all schedules, please refer to the class search page in the E-Hive portal.

Note: the Class Schedule information below reflects data as of October 23, 2018 11:45 AM.

Class Section Identifier Key

Spring Semester 2019
Class Nbr.Catalog Nbr.Course Title/Course TopicsClass Sect.CreditsBldg.RoomDaysTimeSeats Open
COMM - Communicating Arts
1481COMM 110Introduction to Communication
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01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
May not be taken Pass/Fail.
009 3.00  FA 2107 MWF 10:00AM- 10:50AM 20 of 20 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
  
01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
May not be taken Pass/Fail.
1487COMM 170Media and Society
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01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
001 3.00  FA 2113 MWF 11:00AM- 11:50AM 20 of 20 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
  
01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
1506COMM 191Practicum
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01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
Instructor Consent Required
Contract required.
004 1.00 - 3.00     ARR 5 of 5 open
  
01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
Instructor Consent Required
Contract required.
2047COMM 301Selected Topics in Film and TV
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01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
From the Bride of Frankenstein to the Babadook: Horror and the Monstrous-Feminine Survey of the relationship between horror films and gender, including a focus on gothic, slasher, and body horror subgenres.
001 3.00  FA 2113 TTh 1:00PM- 2:15PM 20 of 20 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
  
01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
From the Bride of Frankenstein to the Babadook: Horror and the Monstrous-Feminine Survey of the relationship between horror films and gender, including a focus on gothic, slasher, and body horror subgenres.
1566COMM 391Advanced Practicum
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01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
Instructor Consent Required
004 1.00 - 3.00     ARR 5 of 5 open
  
01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
Instructor Consent Required
1488COMM 455Theorizing Media Culture
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01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
001 3.00  FA 2113 MWF 2:00PM- 2:50PM 20 of 20 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
  
01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
1540COMM 475Advanced Internship
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01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
Department Consent Required
Contract required.
004 3.00 - 12.00     ARR 5 of 5 open
  
01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
Department Consent Required
Contract required.
1516COMM 491Senior Capstone
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01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
Course must be taken Pass/Fail
Instructor Consent Required
Course Must Be Taken Pass/Fail
004 0.00     ARR 5 of 5 open
  
01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
Course must be taken Pass/Fail
Instructor Consent Required
Course Must Be Taken Pass/Fail
1527COMM 498Independent Study
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01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
Instructor Consent Required
Contract required.
004 1.00 - 6.00     ARR 5 of 5 open
  
01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
Instructor Consent Required
Contract required.
1552COMM 499Intern Teaching in Comm
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01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
Department Consent Required
004 3.00     ARR 5 of 5 open
  
01/23/2019 - 05/10/2019
Department Consent Required