Producer/Host: Gina Logue
Guest: Dr. Elyce Helford
Synopsis: Helford, an English professor and director of the Jewish and Holocaust Studies Program, reviews her research into the films of director George Cukor, best known for “My Fair Lady,” “Born Yesterday,” “Adam’s Rib,” and “The Philadelphia Story.” Helford posits that Cukor, who was gay and Jewish, directed films that projected his own ambivalence about his sexual and cultural identity.
Listen to: George Cukor Rescreened
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