Allison de Fren

Assistant Professor, Media Arts & Culture

De Fren teaches new media theory and practice.


  • Email: defren@oxy.edu
  • Phone: (323) 259-2749

Education: B.A., Grinnell College; M.F.A., New York University; Ph.D., University of Southern California

Previously, she taught at Connecticut College's Center for Arts & Technology as a Mellon postdoctoral fellow, and at the USC Institute for Multimedia Literacy.

She is the 2010 winner of the Science Fiction Research Association's Pioneer Award for most outstanding science fiction studies essays of the year.