Jez Conolly is co-editor, with Caroline Whelan, of three books in the ‘World Film Locations’ series (Dublin, Reykjavik and Liverpool) published by Intellect. He writes regularly for The Big Picture magazine and has contributed to numerous other cinema books and journals. His most recently published book, in Auteur’s ‘Devil’s Advocates’ series, concerns John Carpenter’s The Thing. He has recently co-authored another book in the same series, dedicated to an analysis and appreciation of Ealing Studios’ anthology horror film Dead of Night. This is due for publication on 29th October 2015 but can be pre-ordered.
When not writing, Jez is Head of Student Engagement for University of Bristol Library Services.