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Researcher: Lennard, DW (Dr Dominic Lennard)

Fields of Research

Screen and Media Culture
Culture, Gender, Sexuality
Cinema Studies
Cultural Studies
Film and Television
Lens-based Practice
Media Studies

Research Objectives

The Media
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of the Creative Arts and Writing
Arts and Leisure
Cultural Understanding
The Creative Arts (incl. Graphics and Craft)
Visual Communication

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

"This is my art, and it is dangerous!": Tim Burton's Artist-Heroes; The Works of Tim Burton: Margins to Mainstream
"Why So Serious?": Battling the Comic in The Dark Knight; The Last Laugh: Strange Humors of Cinema
'I have the stuff you want': Michael Jackson and the Crotch Shot; Popping Culture
'This ain't about your money, bro. Your boy gave you up': Bromance and Breakup in HBO's The Wire; Reading the Bromance: Homosocial Relationships in Film and Television
All fun and games...: children's culture in the horror film from Deep Red (1975) to Child's Play (1988); Continuum
Bad Seeds and Holy Terrors: The Child Villains of Horror Film; SUNY Press
Jacques Lacan: Giving All the Right Signs; Thinking in the Dark: Cinema, Theory, Practice
Libel, scandal, and bad big names: It Should Happen to You, Les Girls, Camille, and Romeo and Juliet; George Cukor: Hollywood Master
Little Terrors: The Child Antagonist in the Horror Film
Too Old for This Shit?: On Ageing Tough Guys; Ageing, Popular Culture and Contemporary Feminism: Harleys and Hormones
Wonder Boys: Matt Damon, Johnny Depp, and Robert Downey Jr; Shining in Shadows: Movie Stars of the 2000s

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision