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Jerry W. Carlson
Campus Affiliation: City College of New York|CUNY Graduate Center
Phone: (212) 650-5357
Degrees/Diplomas: Ph.D., University of Chicago
Research Interests: Narrative theory; film history & theory; literature & film; comparative arts of the Americas; globalization & narrative form.


Coordinator of Critical Studies

Film and Video Program 
The City College
138th Street & Convent Avenue
New York, NY 10031

Primary concentrations:

Narrative theory, global independent film, and the cinemas of the Americas.

Selected Productions:

  • City University Television (CUNY-TV)
  • City Cinemathèque


  • Emmy award for "Nueva York", 2009
  • City Council of New York Citation for CANAPÉ, 2007.
  • Chevalier de l'Ordre des Palmes Academiques, 1998


Professor Carlson's profile on CUNY-TV's website can be accessed by clicking here.