Expert Directory

Pitzer College faculty experts are ready to assist the members of the media on a variety of topics. If you do not find the topic you’re looking for, contact Anna Chang at 909.607.0491 or

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Claudia Strauss

Carmen Fought, PhD

Bilingualism; Bilingual education; Chicano language; Dialects; Ebonics; English in Los Angeles; ESL; Intercultural communication; Latino language; Language change; Language and ethnicity; Language and gender; Language policy; Language prejudice; Learning language; Linguistics; Official language; Phonology; Slang; Sociolinguistics; Spanish in Los Angeles; Language classes; Valley girls.

Alexandra Juhasz, PhD

Activism filmmaking; Documentary filmmaking; Feminist film theory; Independent filmmaking; Queer media; Women in film; YouTube; Social Media; Media Studies