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Dr Stuart Joy

Senior Lecturer

Faculty of Business, Law and Digital Technologies

Biography

Dr Stuart Joy is the course leader for film and television at Solent University.

He is the author of The Traumatic Screen: The Films of Christopher Nolan (2020) and co-editor of The Cinema of Christopher Nolan: Imagining the Impossible (2015) and Through the Black Mirror: Reflections on the Digital Age (2019).

Stuart's research interests include contemporary film theory and practice, media and cultural theory, film history and gender representation in film and television.

Taught courses

Further information

Recent publications

2020. The Traumatic Screen: The Films of Christopher Nolan. London: Intellect

2019. Through the Black Mirror: Reflections on the Digital Age. London: Palgrave

2017. Sexual violence in serial form: Breaking Bad habits on TV. Feminist Media Studies.

2015. The Cinema of Christopher Nolan: Imagining the Impossible. London: Wallflower Press.

Forthcoming publications

Contemporary American Science Fiction Film. London: Routledge

Work in progress

Stuart's current work in progress is titled ‘The Look on Their Faces: Transcending Lack in Christopher Nolan’s The Prestige’, in Janus Head, vol. 14, no. 2 (forthcoming) (2015).

Awards

Stuart is a fellow of the Higher Education Academy.