Prof. Rosalind Galt will talk on her recent book, Alluring Monsters: The Pontianak and Cinemas of Decolonization. More information to come.
Rosalind Galt is Professor in Film Studies at King’s College London. She is the author of Alluring Monsters: the Pontianak and Cinemas of Decolonization (2021), Queer Cinema in the World (coauthored with Karl Schoonover, 2016), Pretty: Film and the Decorative Image (2011), and The New European Cinema: Redrawing the Map (2006), as well as coeditor of Global Art Cinema: New Theories and Histories (2010).
In 2019-20, she was the recipient of a Leverhulme Research Fellowship and a Lee Kong Chian NUS-Stanford Fellowship in Contemporary Southeast Asia.
She holds a PhD in Modern Culture and Media from Brown University (2002), and an MA (Hons) in Film and Television Studies and English Literature from the University of Glasgow (1993).
Before joining King’s in 2013, she taught at the University of Sussex and the University of Iowa.