Jeffrey Pence ’88

  • Associate Professor of English and Cinema Studies

Areas of Study


  • BA, Oberlin College, 1988
  • MA, Temple University, 1993
  • PhD, Temple University, 1998


Jeff Pence teaches courses in contemporary American literature. He has special interests in the topics of narrative theory, memory and media, technology and culture, and spirituality.  He also holds an appointment in the Cinema Studies Program.

Fall 2022

Film Experience: The Cinematic World — CINE 116
Media and Memory — FYSP 128

Spring 2023

Contemporary American Fiction — ENGL 238
Cinematic Storytelling Workshop — CINE 295
Cinematic Storytelling Workshop — CRWR 365