About

Chris Yogerst is associate professor of communication, Department of Arts and Humanities, at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee. He is author of "From the Headlines to Hollywood: The Birth and Boom of Warner Bros." (Rowman & Littlefield, 2016). His most recent book is "Hollywood Hates Hitler: Jew-Baiting, Anti-Nazism, and the Senate Investigation Into Warmongering in Motion Pictures" (University Press of Mississippi, 2020). In addition, Yogerst regularly writes for the popular press such as the Los Angeles Review of Books, the Washington Post, and the Hollywood Reporter.

Other Works

  • From the Headlines to Hollywood: The Birth and Boom of Warner Bros.

    2016

Awards and Recognition

  • 2021-2022 Fellow: UW-Madison Institute for Research in the Humanities