CUNY ACADEMY FOR THE HUMANITIES AND THE SCIENCES BOOK TALK
FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2022 at 4 P.M.
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Meeting ID: 812 6223 2561
Paul Julian Smith, a Fellow of the British Academy, earned his doctorate and taught Spanish at the University of Cambridge before becoming a Distinguished Professor at the Graduate Center in the City University of New York in 2010. He is based in the Comparative Literature Program. He has been Visiting Professor in 10 universities including Stanford, NYU, and Carlos III, Madrid; and has presented over 300 invited lectures and conference papers around the world. He is the author of 23 scholarly books (translated into Spanish, Chinese, and Turkish) and over 100 academic articles in prestigious journals and edited volumes. Dr.Smith is also a regular contributor to Sight & Sound, the monthly journal of the British Film Institute, and was for ten years a columnist for Film Quarterly, published by the University of California Press.
The CUNY Academy is a CUNY-wide institute, housed at the Graduate Center, for the promotion and support of CUNY faculty research and scholarship. We offer conference travel support, awards for outstanding research, and opportunities to organize and present the research and scholarship of CUNY faculty of all disciplines. CUNY faculty across all campuses are members of the CUNY Academy and can participate in, organize, or suggest events.