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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

15 April 2015

Rachel Kapelke-Dale

A native of Milwaukee, WI, Rachel Kapelke-Dale has a Bachelor of Arts from Brown University and a Master's from the Université de Paris VII. She is currently a Ph.D. candidate in Film Studies in the Centre for Multidisciplinary and Intercultural Inquiry, UCL, where she is studying under the supervision of Dr. Lee Grieveson and Dr. Melvyn Stokes. Her Ph.D. dissertation examines the characters played by European women stars of various nationalities in Hollywood from 1929-1941, and studies how representations of transnational, cosmopolitan women shifted during a moment of geo-political uncertainty and isolationism.