Georgia State University, Ph.D. 2018
Emory University, M.A. 2013
Matthew Boyd Smith is a media historian in Atlanta, GA, and lecturer at Georgia State University. He received his Ph.D. from Georgia State University in 2018, and his MA from Emory University in 2013. His research is focused on transmedia genre history, genre theory, and surveillance studies. He works with the Dragon Con Independent Film Festival and has previously worked with the TCM Classic Film Festival and the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival.