Dr Joe Hardwick's research interests include: French cinema; French "existentialist" literature; narrative theory; queer theory; and cultural studies.
His current research projects include:
- Mobility, marginality and identity in le jeune cinéma français
- The representation of gay and bisexual male characters in French cinematic love triangles
- The transition from secondary to university French
He also teaches courses in French language, cinema, literature and cultural studies