Philippe Theophanidis is associate professor with the Communications Program at York University’s Glendon Campus. He holds a Ph.D. in Communication Studies from Université de Montréal. He works at the intersection of philosophies of communication, media studies and visual culture. He has published academic articles and book chapters in French and English on a variety of topics, ranging from cinema to contemporary political issues. Some of his essays have been translated into Greek and Persian. His current research examines the concept of media in light of problems of space and community. He writes online at

Over the years, his website has been referenced or linked to by a number of significant publications, including The New York Times, The Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, The Guardian, Wired, Variety, Publishers Weekly, The Daily Mail, The Daily Kos. Its content has been quoted in peer-reviewed journals and in books.