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Professor Paul Julian Smith FBA

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About this Fellow

Spanish and Latin American cinema, television, and visual culture; literature in Spanish from the Renaissance to the present



Current post

  • Distinguished Professor, City University, New York

Past Appointments

  • Professor of Spanish, University of Cambridge, University of Cambridge, 1991 - 2010
  • Lecturer; Reader, Queen Mary University of London, 1984 - 1991
  • Distinguished Professor, City University, New York, 2010


Spanish Practices: Literature, Cinema, Television 2012

Amores Perros: Modern Classic 2003

Spanish Screen Fiction: Between Cinema and Television 2009

Desire Unlimited: The Cinema of Pedro Almodóvar [2nd revised and expanded edition] 2000

The Moderns: Time, Space, and Subjectivity in Contemporary Spanish Culture 2000

Spanish Visual Culture: Cinema, Television, Internet 2006

Other Modern Languages, Literatures and other Media from 1830 Fellows

Professor Andreas Xavier Schönle

Eighteenth and nineteenth-century Russian literature and culture; the design, organization, and meanings of time and space in Russia; the Europeanization of the Russian elite and its transnational practices

Professor Angela McRobbie

Sociology of Culture, Young Women and Mass Media, Feminist Theory, Gender and Popular Culture, British Fashion Industry, Creative Economy, Fashion Start Ups and Micro-enterprises in the Urban Environment