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Andrew Robbins

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  • Affiliation: gtf
  • Title: PhD Student
  • Additional Title: Graduate Employee
  • Adviser: Peter Alilunas
  • Interests: queer and trans studies; cultural studies; film festivals; media industries


Andrew comes from a Cultural Studies tradition, having completed his master’s degree in the School of Culture and Communication at The University of Melbourne, Australia. He is currently a PhD student in the School of Journalism and Communication. Blending ethnographic and archival research, his dissertation examines transgender media production and exhibition, with a focus on historical accounts of the San Francisco Transgender Film Festival.