ProfileDr. Laura Sava is Assistant Professor in Film Studies at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University. A Romanian native, originally trained in art history, she also holds degrees in British Cultural Studies (MA) and film studies (MA, PhD).
Laura Sava completed her doctorate at the University of Warwick, UK, where she also served as Early Career Fellow at the Institute of Advanced Study and as Associate Fellow in the Department of Film and Television Studies, before joining XJTLU in February 2013.
Her book Theatre Through the Camera Eye: The Poetics of an Intermedial Encounter was published in June 2019 with Edinburgh University Press. A description of the book can be found here:
The book was reviewed in the BAFTSS journal Open Screens:
And in Aniki: Portuguese Journal of the Moving Image: