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Dr. Olympia Kiriakou is a film historian who specializes in stardom, gender, and genre in classical Hollywood. Her book, Becoming Carole Lombard: Stardom, Comedy, and Legacy (Bloomsbury 2020), uses original archival research to examine the late star’s public persona and career. Olympia’s work can also be found in such outlets as Notebook MUBI, Transformative Works and Cultures, Journal of Fandom Studies, and In Media Res.