Dissertation Directors

Ellen Grabiner

Ellen Grabiner is an Associate Professor and Chair in the Communications Department at Simmons College. Her scholarly work explores an interstitial space: between art and philosophy, between high and low culture, between seeing and saying, between doing and undergoing. Publications include, "The Heideggerian Disruptions of Zippy the Pinhead," (Philosophy Now, 2011) and a recently completed book, I See You: The Shifting Paradigms of James Cameron's Avatar (2012).