Terri Ginsberg is assistant professor of film and director of the film programme at The American University in Cairo.
She received her doctorate in cinema studies from New York University and, before coming to AUC, taught film, media,
literary and cultural studies at Rutgers University, NYU, Dartmouth College, Ithaca College, SUNY-Purchase and the City University of New York. Her areas of scholarly expertise include Palestinian/Israeli cinema, German cinema, Holocaust film, critical theory, gender and sexuality studies and theories of academic pedagogy and institutions. In addition to scholarly
writing, she also blogs for Arabisto, ZNet, Mondoweiss and the Electronic Intifada, and is a film reviewer for Cineaste.