Corey K. Creekmur is jointly appointed in Cinematic Arts and English and is affiliated with the Department of Gender, Women’s and Sexuality Studies and the South Asian Studies Program. He also directs the Institute for Cinema and Culture. His research focuses on international popular cinema, cross-cultural film genres, and the way such films interact with other media. His work in American literature and popular culture deals with popular genres, including detective fiction and comics. He serves on the editorial advisory board on several journals and as the General Editor of the Comics Culture book series for Rutgers University Press, as well as Secretary of the Society for Cinema and Media Studies.