Will Straw

James McGill Professor of Urban Media Studies, McGill University Montreal

Will Straw is James McGill Professor of Urban Media Studies at McGill University Montreal. He is the author of Cyanide and Sin: Visualizing Crime in 50s America (Andrew Roth Gallery, 2006) and co-editor of several volumes including Circulation and the City: Essays on Urban Culture (with Alexandra Boutros) and Formes Urbaines (with Anouk Bélanger and Annie Gérin). He has published widely on cultures of the urban night and is the author of over 150 articles on music, cinema and urban culture.