Maxime Bey-Rozet

Maxime Bey-Rozet is a Ph.D. candidate in Film and Media Studies with a concentration in French. His dissertation, "Irredeemable: Céline, Extreme Cinemas, and the Opacity of Trauma" discusses the representation of systemic and historical trauma in film and literature through a comparative analysis of extreme cinemas and the works of Louis-Ferdinand Céline. His research interests also include representations of exoticism in 1930s French cinema, and the place of genre films in the French film industry. He is currently co-editing a special issue on contemporary French horror for Studies in French Cinema.