Walter Metz Ph.D.
Professor, Cinema and Photography and Acting Associate Dean
Ph.D. at University of Texas, Austin, 1996
Office: COMM 1112
Phone: (618) 453-5087
Dr. Metz is a Professor of Film Studies who teaches film, television, theatre, and photography history, theory and criticism.
As a researcher, Walter is interested in the relationship between popular media forms, such as the television sitcom and the Hollywood blockbuster film, and high, canonical literature. His book on Gilligan's Island was published by Wayne State University Press in March 2012. Walter's film criticism website is located at: waltermetz.com
Contemporary film and television criticism and theory, literature and film, science and film, post-war American culture.
Refereed Journal Articles