Justin Rawlins PhD

Assistant Professor of Media Studies and Film Studies Henry Kendall College of Arts & Sciences
Media Studies, Film Studies

Ph.D., Indiana University
M.A., Indiana University
B.A., Indiana University

The following may be selected publications rather than a comprehensive list.

Book Chapter

Rawlins, Justin. “Your Guide to the Girls: Gilmore-Isms, Cultural Capital, and a Different Kind of Quality TV.” Screwball Television: Critical Perspectives on Gilmore Girls. Ed. David Scott Diffrient and David Lavery. Syracuse University Press, 2010. 35–56. Print.

Journal Articles

Rawlins, Justin. “Introduction: TV and Performance.” Journal of Film and Video 68.3-4 (2016): n. pag. Print.

Rawlins, Justin. “Over His Dead Body: Hedda Hopper and the Story of James Dean.” The Velvet Light Trap 71.1 (2013): 27–41. Print.

Rawlins, Justin. “This Is(n't) John Wayne: The Miscasting and Performance of Whiteness in The Conquerer.” Quarterly Review of Film and Video 27.1 (2010): 14–26. Print.


Rawlins, Justin. “Afflicted Agents, Contested Spaces: Performance, Disability, and Female Protagonism in Homeland and The Bridge.” In Media Res (2014): n. pag. Print.

Rawlins, Justin, and Zenia Kish. “'Telling Stories Is the Most Powerful Thing': Kony 2012 and Narrative [Dis]Unity.” In Media Res (2012): n. pag. Print.

Rawlins, Justin. “What Kind of 'South' Rises from the (Walking) Dead?” In Media Res (2012): n. pag. Print.

American Studies Association
Society for Cinema and Media Studies