Philippe Theophanidis is assistant professor and coordinator in 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 aphelis.net. Over the years, his website has been referenced or linked to by a number of significant publications, including The New York Times, The Guardian, The Washington Post, Variety, Publishers Weekly, The Daily Mail, The Daily Kos.