CSULB FEA Department Office: UTC 104 Phone: 562-985-5404 Fax: 562-985-5405
MA and PhD, Film and Television
BA, Communication Arts, Concentration in Radio, Television, Film
Jason Gendler's areas of expertise include narrative and narration in film and television, style and aesthetics, Hong Kong cinema, documentary, Hollywood film history, and humanistic applications of cognitive psychology.
He is currently revising his book, In the Beginning: The Narration of Beginnings in Classical Cinema, and is also working on his next project concerning narrative in contemporary television. He has published articles in Projections, Nebula, and the Routledge AFI Reader Color and the Moving Image.
He has also taught film and television courses at UCLA, Chapman University, and Otis College of Art and Design.