Nenad Jovanovic, Ph.D.
Nenad Jovanovic is an Assistant Professor of Media Studies in the Department of Theatre, Dance, & Motion Pictures. He earned his Ph.D. in Drama from the University of Toronto, M.F.A. in Screenwriting from Toronto's York University, and B.F.A. in Directing from Belgrade's University of Arts. Nenad is excited to be at Wright State where the hospitality of the students and faculty has been astounding. This semester he is teaching Political Film and Eastern European New Wave Cinemas. Before committing to film studies, Nenad produced several experimental documentary and fictional films which screened at festivals such as Prix Europa (Berlin) and Doclands (Dublin). His research has been published in The Brecht Yearbook, Journal of Scandinavian Cinema, Theatre Symposium, and Literature/Film Quarterly. As a creative writer, Nenad has published numerous collections of poetry and short stories, some of which have been translated into ten languages. His monograph Brechtian Cinemas is forthcoming in 2017 from the State University of New York Press.