Nicole Richtner Contact Information

Associate Professor of Motion Pictures
Phone: (937) 775-2343
Personal website:


Ph.D. Communication with a Film Studies Emphasis, MA Film Studies, BA Philosophy, Psychology


  • Richter, Nicole. "Bisexual Erasure in 'Lesbian Vampire' Film Theory." The Journal of Bisexuality, Taylor and Francis Group, in press.
  • Richter, Nicole. “Ambiguous Bisexuality: The Case of A Shot at Love with Tila Tequila.” The Journal of Bisexuality, Taylor and Francis Group, 11(1), January 2011.
  • Lane, Christina and Nicole Richter. “The Feminist Poetics of Sofia Coppola: Spectacle and Self- Consciousness in Marie Antoinette.” Feminism at the Movies. New York: Routledge, 2011.
  • Richter, Nicole. “Trans Love in New Trans Cinema.” Queer Love in Film and Television. Palgrave Macmillen, 2013.
  • Richter, Nicole. “Dressing the Body in Memories.” Short Film Studies, Intellect, Vol. 1, January 2011.
  • Richter, Nicole. “Women in Sculpture,” "Animal Rights," and "Self-Mutilation." The Multimedia Encyclopedia of Women in Today’s World. Los Angeles: SAGE Publications, 2011.
  • Richter, Nicole. “Early American Alice Comedies.” Tantalizing Alice, in press.
  • Richter, Nicole. Review of Hollywood Romantic Comedy: States of the Union, 1934-1965, by Kathrina Glitre. MLN 122 (2007): 1197-1200.

Courses Taught
  • Film Appreciation
  • History of Motion Picture III
  • Aspects of Contemporary Cinema
  • Gender in Cinema
  • What is Cinema?
  • Feminist Film Theory
  • Film Noir
  • Animation
  • Romantic Comedy
  • Contemporary Film Culture
  • Studies in Selected Subjects
  • Philosophy and Film
  • Cinema and Sexuality
  • Advanced Critical Writing
  • Akerman & Breillat
  • Independent Study in Film History, Theory, and Criticism