Meet Our Professors
DONNA J. GUY is Emerita Distinguished Professor of Humanities and History (Ohio State University) and Professor Emerita of History (University of Arizona). She has published many books and articles, including in 2016 Creating Charismatic Bonds in Argentina: Letters to Juan and Eva Perón.
LANIN GYURKO is Professor of Latin American Literatures and Cinema Studies in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Arizona. His scholarly output has appeared in prestigious journals throughout the world, and he is the author of eight well-received books. Dr. Gyurko has written on film and literature, especially on Hitchcock and his impact on national cinemas and leading writers in Latin America.
Mary Beth Haralovich is Professor Emerita and Hanson Film Institute Fellow at the University of Arizona. In the School of Theatre, Film & Television, she taught television and film history and served as Director of the Film & Television Internship Program. Her research focus examines how film and television connect with popular audiences: domestic family life; gendered film promotion; scandalous female genre; military drama; and fireworks as motif.
ELENI HASAKI is Associate Professor at the School of Anthropology and the Department of Religious Studies and Classics and is the codirector of the Laboratory for Traditional Technology at the University of Arizona. Her scholarship focuses on craft technologies of classical antiquity, the spatial organization of workshops, and craft apprenticeship. She recently launched a digital atlas of ceramic production sites in Greece covering a period of five millennia.