Philippe Met

PHILIPPE MET is Professor of French and Cinema Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, former Chair of French, and Editor-in-Chief of French Forum. He is regularly invited to lecture at various academic or research institutions in the US, Europe, Australia, Latin America and Asia. He has published widely on poetry, fantastic literature and genre/auteur film. Single-authored and edited books include: Formules de la poésie. Études sur Ponge, Leiris, Char et Du Bouchet (1999); (ed.) André du Bouchet et ses Autres (2003); (co-ed.) Les Aventures de Harry Dickson: scénario pour un film non réalisé par Alain Resnais (2007); La Lettre tue. Spectre(s) de l’écrit fantastique (2009); (ed.) Yves Charnet (2009); (co-ed.) Screening the Paris Suburbs 1895-1995 (2017); (ed.) The Cinema of Louis Malle, Transatlantic Auteur (2018); Ponge et le cinéma (2019). He is currently developing several new book projects, including one on “phantom cinema.”