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Professor Fiona Handyside

Associate Professor in Film Studies


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Telephone: 01392 724208

I grew up in Paignton, Devon, and was educated at the Universities of Southampton, Nottingham, Strasbourg and London. I also worked for a year as a Lectrice at Universite Michel de Montaigne in Bordeaux. I was appointed as a Lecturer in Film Studies at Queen's University Belfast in 2002, and returned to my home roots to work as a Lecturer in  Film Studies at Exeter in 2007. I was promoted to Senior Lecturer in January 2013.

My recent  book publications are:


In 2018-2019, I will hold a Leverhulme International Academic Fellowship on French Girlhoods on Screen: Emotions and/of Places