Ellen Scott

Ellen Scott

Ellen Scott is a Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania in the Department of Cinema Studies. Her research is on the cultural meanings and reverberations of film in African American communities and her current work is on the dialogical historical intersections between Black film reception and the censorship of films with racial themes during the 1940s and 1950s. Her research and teaching intersts include African American cultural history, film theory, American film history, sound theory, the history of film censorship, and cultural studies.

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