Devlin is a creative theorist, writer and art educator. Her research interests include cinema and television studies, performance history and humor theory. She has a background in improv comedy, scenic design and dramaturgy. She left a career in television production to earn her BA in Art History at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. Go Panthers. She earned her MA in Aesthetics and Politics at CalArts in 2017. When not watching cartoons for work, she watches Star Trek for fun.