Bentley Brown
PhD Candidate
Critical Media Practices

Bentley Brown is a filmmaker and musician with research interests in language and the technological mediation of memory. His fiction and nonfiction films deal largely with the psychology of cross-cultural migration and identity, particularly in his childhood home of Chad, and later experiences in Sudan, Saudi Arabia, and the United States. Prior to starting his PhD at the University of Colorado Boulder, Brown was a lecturer in filmmaking and interactive media at Effat University in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

He holds an MA in communication, culture and technology from Georgetown University and a BA in international studies from Emory University.