Rebecca Boguska received her B.A. in Theater, Film and Media Studies from the University of Vienna and her M.A. in Theory and History of Film and Gender Studies from the University of Zurich. She is a former PhD candidate and research fellow at the “Configurations of Film” research training program at the Goethe University Frankfurt. Currently, she is an academic staff member at the Institute for Film, Theater, Media and Cultural Studies at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz.