Jonathan Lupo is an associate professor of communication in the English Department at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire. He earned an MA in film studies from Emory University and a Ph.D. in communication from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. His research on biopics (with Carolyn Anderson) was published by the Journal of Popular Film and Television and by the British Film Institute. His research on film canons was published by The Journal of American Culture. He teaches classes on film, media literacy and gender in comedy.