Joseph K. Heumann
Joseph K. Heumann is Professor Emeritus of Communication Studies from Eastern Illinois University and still teaches various film courses.
Robin L. Murray is Professor of English at Eastern Illinois University where she teaches film and literature courses and coordinates the film studies minor.
They have co-authored five books:
- Ecology and Popular Film: Cinema on the Edge (SUNY Press 2009)
- That’s All Folks?: The Ecology of the American Animated Feature (U Nebraska Press 2011)
- Gunfight at the Eco-Corral: Western Cinema and the Environment (U Oklahoma Press 2012),
- Film and Everyday Ecodisasters (U Nebraska Press 2014) and
- Monstrous Nature: Environment and Horror on the Big Screen (U Nebraska Press 2016).
They are currently working on a manuscript exploring urban nature.
They also maintain an ecocinema and film genre blog: