Josef Gugler

Position: Professor of Sociology Emeritus
Institution: University of Connecticut
Geographical areas: North Africa, Eastern Africa, Central Africa, Southern Africa, Western Africa, Middle East

Research areas: African literature and film. Film and politics in the Middle East.

Relevant Publications

Gugler, Josef, ‘African Films in the Classroom’, African Studies Review 53 (3) (2010), 1-17.


– ‘Ali Zaoua: The Harsh Life of Street Children and the Poetics of Childhood’, Journal of North African Studies 12 (3) (2007), 369-379. Reprinted in North African Cinema in a Global Context: Through the Lens of Diaspora, ed. by Andrea Khalil (London / New York: Routledge, 2008) pp. 93-103.

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