Paul Julian Smith
Paul Julian Smith, a fellow of the British Academy, is distinguished professor in the Comparative Literature Programme at the Graduate Center in City University of New York. He was previously the professor of Spanish in the University of Cambridge, UK, where he took his Ph.D. and taught for nineteen years. He has been visiting professor in ten universities including Stanford, NYU and Carlos III, Madrid. He is the author of 22 books (translated into Spanish, Chinese and Turkish) and over 100 academic articles. He was a regular contributor to Sight & Sound, the monthly journal of the British Film Institute, and was a columnist for Film Quarterly, published by the University of California Press for ten years. His most recent books are Spanish Lessons: Cinema and Television in Contemporary Spain (New York and Oxford: Berghahn, 2017), Queer Mexico: Cinema and Television Since 2000 (Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 2017), Spanish and Latin American Television Drama: Genre and Format Translation (London: School of Advanced Study University of London/Institute of Modern Languages Research, 2018) and Multiplatform Media in Mexico: Growth and Change Since 2010 (Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, 2019).
Contact: Graduate Center, City University of New York (CUNY), Comparative Literature Program, 365 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA.