Conrath, Ryan

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Research Interests
  • theories and histories of film & photo
  • the body and embodiment
  • montage
  • Independent and "minor" cinema
  • film production
Dissertation Project

"The Body in Between"

Publications and Presentations
  • “Andy Warhol's Stitches.Society for Cinema and Media Studies Annual Conference, Seattle, forthcoming, March 19th-23rd, 2015.
  • “Make no Prisoners: Steve McQueen's Montage.Crossing the Boundaries 21, Binghampton University, April 26, 2013.
  • "Everything But the Body: Montage Affects." Society for Cinema and Media Studies Annual Conference, Boston, March 21st-25th, 2012.
  • Invited Speaker, "An Eye for Need: A Citizenry of Photography in Trouble the Water," The Fredrick Douglass Institute of African & African American Studies at the University of Rochester, Africa Video Series, December 8th, 2011.
  • Invited Panelist, Little Theater & Rochester Contemporary Art Center Screening and Talkback Series: A Walk Into the Sea: Danny Williams and the Warhol Factory, Rochester, February 10th, 2011.
Fellowships, Grants and Awards
  • Dean's Teaching Fellowship
  • Co-founder and Programmer, "On Film" Graduate Cinema Series
Teaching/Curatorial Experience
  • Instructor, American Independents, University of Rochester, Summer 2011 & (forthcoming) Summer 2014
  • Instructor, Hollywood Underground: American Cinema from 1968-1983, University of Rochester, Spring 2014
  • Workshop Instructor, The 16mm Film, University of Rochester, Summer 2013
  • Instructor, Introduction to Video and Sound, University of Rochester, Summer 2012