Philana Elysia Payton

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Assistant Professor, Film & Media Studies
School of Humanities


Ph.D., University of Southern California
M.A., University of Southern California
B.A., Claflin University

Phone: (949)824-8596
Email: paytonp@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
2018 Humanities Gateway
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
Black Film and Television History; Black Popular Culture; Performance Studies; Classical Hollywood; Stardom; Women and Gender Studies; Black Studies; Queer Studies
Last updated
07/26/2021