Dijana Jelača teaches in the department of Communication and Media Studies at Fordham University. She holds a PhD in Communication and Film Studies from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Jelača's areas of interest include transnational feminist theories, critical ethnic studies, trauma and memory studies. Jelača's work has appeared in Camera Obscura, Feminist Media Studies, Studies in Eastern European Cinema and elsewhere. She is the author of Dislocated Screen Memory: Narrating Trauma in Post-Yugoslav Cinema (Palgrave 2016), and co-editor of the Routledge Companion to Cinema and Gender (Routledge 2017) with Kristin Hole, E. Ann Kaplan and Patrice Petro.