MAGGIE WOODWARD is a PhD student & Annenberg Fellow in Cinema & Media Studies at USC’s School of Cinematic Arts. She holds an MFA in poetry from the University of Mississippi & a BA in English from Western Kentucky University. She is the author of the poetry chapbook FOUND FOOTAGE (Porkbelly Press, 2017); her work has appeared in The Atlas Review, Devil’s Lake, New South Review, Tinderbox & elsewhere. Her current research focuses on transgressive cinema, extreme horror, video & bootleg culture, & the horrific avant-garde. Previously, she worked as a programmer for the Oxford Film Festival, served as Senior Editor of the Yalobusha Review, & curated the Trobar Ric Reading Series in Oxford, MS.
Advisor: J.D. Connor