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Profile: Buzz (William) Alexander

Title: Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of English Language and Literature
Degree:
Ph.D., Harvard  1967
Alexander

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Office:

3275 AH

Phone:

764-2393

Uniqname:

alexi

email:

alexi@umich.edu

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Research Interests

Primary Interests

American documentary film; political theater and video; empowering pedagogy; prison creative arts.

Publications

Film on the Left: American Documentary Film from 1931 to 1942 (Princeton University Press, 1981); William Dean Howells: The Realist as Humanist (Burt Franklin, 1981); articles on Latin American Film, community-based theater, prison arts, community-service learning.
  • Is William Martinez Not Our Brother? Twenty Years of the Prison Creative Arts Project

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