Amanda Ann Klein

Writer, Professor


Amanda Ann Klein is Associate Professor of Film Studies in the English Department at East Carolina University. She is the author of American Film Cycles: Reframing Genres, Screening Social Problems, & Defining Subcultures (University of Texas Press, 2011) and the co-editor of the anthology Cycles, Sequels, Spin-offs, Remakes, and Reboots: Multiplicities in Film and Television (University of Texas Press, 2016). She is currently working on a scholarly manuscript about MTV reality programming and youth identities. Her scholarship and writing about film and media has been published in numerous edited anthologies as well as Quarterly Review of Film and Video, Jump Cut, Flow, Antenna, Cinema Journal, Avidly, Salon, The Atlantic and The New Yorker.