Research

Body Image in Film and Media (especially the non normative and media 'enfreakment' strategies)

The Representation of Gender and Sexuality in Film and Popular culture

Disability Studies

Transgender Politics and Representation

 

Recent Books:

2009 'The Queer Cinema of Derek Jarman: Critical and Cultural Readings' (I B Tauris)

2010 'Transgressive Bodies: Representations in Film and Popular Culture (Ashgate)

2011 'Critical Readings in Bodybuilding' (Routledge)

2013 'Studying Sexualities: Theories, Representations, Cultures' (Palgrave)

2013 'Gender in the Media' (Palgrave)

2013 'Film and Gender' (Routledge)

2014 'Body Studies: The Basics' (Routledge)