Aaron Taylor

Associate Professor
Faculty of Fine Arts

Cinema and media studies

Research expertise

Aaron Taylor is an Associate Professor in the Drama Department and a Board of Governors Research Chair (Tier 2) at the University of Lethbridge, where he specializes in Film Studies. He is editor of THEORIZING FILM ACTING, co-editor of SCREENING CHARACTERS, and the author of numerous essays on film acting, American cinema, and comic books. His research projects include investigations of the psychology of screen acting and the transmedia relationship between comics and the superhero film.


Screen acting; cognitive film theory; comics & transmedia; American cinema & Hollywood; film & philosophy; narratology & aesthetics