Linda Mizejewski

Linda Mizejewski

Linda Mizejewski

Professor of Women's Studies

614 292-2467

113D University Hall

Areas of Expertise

  • Film Studies
  • Feminist Film Theory
  • Comedy


  • Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh
  • M.F.A., University of Arkansas

Linda Mizejewski is the author of Divine Decadence: Fascism, Female Spectacle, and the Makings of Sally Bowles (1992), Ziegfeld Girl: Image and Icon in Culture and Cinema (1999), and Hardboiled and High Heeled: the Woman Detective in Popular Culture (Routledge, 2004). Her most recent book, It Happened One Night (2010), is part of the Wiley-Blackwell Studies in Film and Television. She is currently working on a book on contemporary women comics. Prof. Mizejewski has been a Fulbright Lecturer in Slovakia and Romania, and her research has been supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the American Council of Learned Societies. At Ohio State, she has won the Alumni Distinguished Teaching Award and the Harlan Hatcher Distinguished Faculty Award.