Patrick Brian Smith
Part-time Professor, Cinema
Patrick Brian Smith, PhD, is a Part Time Lecturer and Researcher in Film and Moving Image Studies at Concordia University. His research interests include documentary, spatial and political theory, media forensics and human rights discourse.
His doctoral thesis, Capital, Carcerality, Borders: Documentary Spatiality (awarded in 2020 and funded by a Fonds de recherche du Québec, Société et culture Doctoral Research Award) examined how non-fiction media’s engagements with space and geography serve to expose various forms of political and economic violence.
FMST 332 - Issues in Independent Cinema: Cinema of Resistance in a Neoliberal Age
FMST 211 - Film History to 1959
Smith, Patrick Brian. “Counter Logistics/Counter Forensics.” Discourse: Journal for Theoretical Studies in Media and Culture, Media and Paranoia Special Issue (forthcoming).