Film and Representation Studies | St. Lawrence University

Film and Representation Studies


“Representation” hits us all the time—in advertising, TV programming, print and electronic newscasts, music videos and social media, as well as through the movies. Who determines its content? How do we interpret it? How does it influence us? What does it actually represent? These and other contemporary questions are addressed in this interdisciplinary program, which trains the critical mind to dissect and analyze impulses. Students pursuing this minor are equipped for careers in any media-related industry.


Brook Henkel, Assistant Professor of German and Film Studies, recently presented new research on the post-1968 work of German filmmaker Alexander...