UC Press Journals and Digital Publishing welcomes Rob White as the new editor of Film Quarterly. From 1995 to 2005, Rob was Editor of Books at the British Film Institute, where he was responsible for the three BFI Classics series As a writer, he was for many years a regular contributor to Sight and Sound magazine, including a spell as a columnist. He has also written journalism for the U.K. Spectator as well as scholarly essays for Angelaki, Oxford Literary Review, and the Journal of European Studies. He is the author of the 2003 BFI Film Classic on The Third Man.
Rob takes over from Ann Martin to become only the third editor in Film Quarterly‘s nearly 50 year history. The upcoming volume for Film Quarterly promises to be an exciting one with both new features and special issues, including one devoted to examining Brokeback Mountain from a variety of critical perspectives in March 2007.