Sarah Lerner is an MA/PhD student in Film and Media at the University of California, Santa Barbara. She received her B.A. from Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts. While at Smith, she authored a thesis called “(Re)Sounding Cinema: The Digital Age,” which asks how the intersections among film, music and media are re-imagined as spectators interact with media at the current historical moment. Her research interests include feminist theory, music/sound, and art history as they pertain to moving images.