University of Lincoln
    Brayford Pool
    LN6 7TS
    United Kingdom

    Dr Gabor Gergely


    Lincoln School of Film & Media
    College of Arts

    About Gabor Gergely

    Gabor Gergely is a Lecturer in the School of Film and Media. His research interests are focused around questions of difference and pathology in popular film in a variety of national cinema settings. He has published a book on émigré actors in classical Hollywood (Foreign Devils, 2012). His book on Hungarian cinema and anti-Semitism in the 1930s and 40s (forthcoming 2017 with Amsterdam University Press) was written as part of a project funded under the Leverhulme Trust’s Early Career Fellowship scheme. He is currently developing a research project on foreignness and Arnold Schwarzenegger.

    Subject Specialism

    Film Studies


    • PhD Film Studies — University of Exeter, 2011
    • MA Film Studies — University of Exeter, 2008
    • BA (Hons) European Film and World Cinema — University of Exeter, 2007

    Professional Affiliations

    • Higher Education Academy — Fellow

    External Activities and Consultancy

    Member of Editorial Board of Studies in Eastern European Cinema.

    Research Interests

    Research Projects

    • Decentring Axis Cinema
    • Anti-Semitism and Hungarian Popular Film 1931-44 — Awarded £87,000 by Leverhulme Trust

    Research in the Lincoln Repository

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