Nicola Rehling

Nicola Rehling works as a Foreign Instructor in the Department of English Literature and Culture at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. She holds an M.A. in English from Sussex University and a Ph.D. from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. She teaches undergraduate courses on Contemporary Film and Gender, Representations of the First World War, and Writing Research Papers. She also teaches a postgraduate course on cinematic screenings of race and gender. Her research interests include Feminist Film Theory, Representations of Gender, Race and Sexuality in Popular Film, and Women Modernist Writers.


  1. "Taking the Patriarchy out of Poetry: Eroticism and Subversion in Gertrude Stein's Lifting Belly". Gramma: Journal of Theory and Criticism 4 (1996): 77-87.
  2. "Fight Club Takes a Beating: Masculinity, Masochism and the Politics of Disavowal." Gramma: Journal of Theory and Criticism 9 (2001).
  3. “Fleshing Out Virtual Bodies: White Heterosexual Masculinity in Contemporary Cyberfantasy Cinema.” The Future of Flesh: A Cultural Survey of the Body (Palgrave Macmillan, forthcoming)
  4. “Everyman and No Man: White Masculinity in Contemporary Serial Killer Movies,” Jump Cut: A Review of Contemporary Media 49 (2007),
  5. Extra-Ordinary Men: White Heterosexual Masculinity and Contemporary Popular Cinema. Lanham, MA: Lexington, 2009.
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