Morgan Woolsey

E-mail: Office: Schoenberg Music Building 2438


– A.B. Study of Women & Gender (Smith College, 2008)
– M.A. Women’s Studies (UCLA, 2011)
– M.A. Musicology (UCLA, 2012)


– Film, music & sexuality
– Music in disreputable genres & styles of film (horror, sci-fi, musicals, political, experimental)
– Activism & sexuality in the 1970s
– Affect studies and film music


– M114: Introduction to LGBT Studies
– M137: LGBTQ Perspectives in Popular Music
– M183: Queer Monsters in the American Horror Film 


– “Frankly, Mr Franco: On ‘Interior. Leather Bar,’ in Los Angeles Review of Books (web), July 19, 2013.
– “Re/soundings: Music and the Political Goals of the L.A. Rebellion,” in ‘L.A. Rebellion: Creating a New Black Cinema,’ eds. Allyson Nadia Field, Jan-Christopher Horak, Jacqueline Najuma Stewart (UC Press, 2015)