CSULB FEA Department Office: UTC 104      Phone: 562-985-5404     Fax: 562-985-5405

FEA Faculty
& Staff

Department Chair
Jerry Mosher

Administrative Coordinator
Donna Thomas

Academic Advisor
Lorenzo Gutiérrez-Jarquin

Faculty
Jack Anderson
Tom Blomquist
Sharyn Blumenthal
Kent Hayward
Adam Moore
Jerry Mosher
Micheal C. Pounds
Jose Sanchez-H
Helen Hood Scheer

Lecturers: Media Production
Fletcher Beasley
Dennis Burke
Neil Corbin
Peter Kolstad
John Muto
Rafael Nieto
Dave O'Brien
Kevin O'Brien
Stu Rosen
Philip Schwartz
Ricardo Silva
Jack Tucker

Lecturers: Screenwriting
Bonnie Blackburn
Morgan Land
Ed Lee
W. Reed Moran
Sarah Tatting-Kinzy

Lecturers: Critical Studies
Erica Aguero
Rowena Aquino
Jason Gendler
Luci Marzola
Jennifer Moorman
David O'Grady
Sudeep Sharma
Larry Smith
Laurel Westrup
Jonathan Wysocki

Technical Staff
Steve Hubbert
Robert Rhyu

Laurel Westrup

Laurel Westrup
Office:FA1 201B
Office Hours:  By appointment
E-mail:laurel.westrup@csulb.edu


MA and PhD, Cinema and Media Studies
University of California, Los Angeles

BA, Communication
University of California, San Diego


Laurel Westrup's research focuses on the intersections of "old" and "new" media, especially in relation to music. She is co-editor of the anthology Sampling Media (Oxford University Press, 2014), and her essay "Remembering Downtown in the Digital Era" was published in Downtown Film, Video, and TV Culture 1975-2001 (Intellect, 2015). Her work has also appeared in the journals Spectator and Film and History.

In addition to teaching at CSULB, Dr. Westrup teaches writing and media courses at UCLA and Emerson College Los Angeles.