Lecturer, Department of Communications, Media and Culture, University of Stirling


María A. Vélez-Serna is a lecturer in Film and Media at the University of Stirling, and a film school graduate from Universidad Nacional de Colombia. She is the author of Ephemeral Cinema Spaces (Amsterdam University Press, 2020) and co-author of Early Cinema in Scotland (Edinburgh University Press, 2018).

Selected publications

‘Culture beyond extractivism: What might a post-growth cinema look like?’, in Less No. 1, 2020. https://enough.scot/2021/02/09/culture-beyond-extractivism-what-might-a-post-growth-cinema-look-like-by-maria-antonia-velez-serna/ Ephemeral Cinema Spaces. Amsterdam University Press, 2020. Caughie, John, Trevor Griffiths and Maria Velez-Serna (eds)

Early Cinema in Scotland. Edinburgh University Press, 2018. Velez-Serna, Maria A. and John Caughie, ‘Remote locations: Early Scottish scenic films and geo-databases,’ International Journal of Arts and Humanities Computing 9: 2 (2015), 164-179. http://dx.doi.org/10.3366/ijhac.2015.0147