professor of film studies at the University of North Carolina at
Wilmington who joined the faculty in 2016, where she taught courses on
the history of animation, Russian and Soviet cinema, and special
effects, who was also working on a book about the visual aesthetics of
popular American animated cartoons of the mid-20th century.
Cause of Death: Pneumococcal meningitis
Died: August 28, 2017
Location: Wilmington, North Carolina