About the Author

Matthew Hays

Matthew Hays is a Montreal-based critic, author, film festival programmer, and university instructor. He is the co-editor (with Thomas Waugh) of Arsenal Pulp's Queer Film Classics series. He has been a film critic and reporter for the weekly Montreal Mirror since 1993. His first book, The View from Here: Conversations with Gay and Lesbian Filmmakers (Arsenal Pulp Press), was cited by Quill & Quire as one of the best books of 2007 and won a 2008 Lambda Literary Award. His articles have appeared in a broad range of publications, including The Guardian, The Daily Beast, The Globe and Mail, The New York Times, Vice, The Walrus, The Advocate, The Toronto Star, The International Herald Tribune, Cineaste, Cineaction, Quill & Quire, This Magazine, The Hollywood Reporter, Canadian Screenwriter, and Xtra!. He teaches courses in journalism, communication studies and film studies at Concordia University, where he received his MA in communication studies in 2000. A two-time nominee for a National Magazine Award, Hays received the 2013 Concordia President's Award for Teaching Excellence. .
Matthew is also co-editor (with Thomas Waugh) of the Queer Film Classics series.

Books by this Author
The View from Here

The View from Here

Conversations with Gay and Lesbian Filmmakers
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Arabian Nights

Arabian Nights

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C.R.A.Z.Y.

C.R.A.Z.Y.

A Queer Film Classic
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Death in Venice

Death in Venice

A Queer Film Classic
edition:Paperback
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Farewell My Concubine

Farewell My Concubine

A Queer Film Classic
edition:Paperback
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Female Trouble

Female Trouble

A Queer Film Classic
edition:Paperback
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Fire

Fire

A Queer Film Classic
edition:Paperback
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Forbidden Love

Forbidden Love

A Queer Film Classic
edition:Paperback
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Gods and Monsters

Gods and Monsters

A Queer Film Classic
by Noah Tsika
series edited by Matthew Hays & Thomas Waugh
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I've Heard the Mermaids Singing

I've Heard the Mermaids Singing

A Queer Film Classic
edition:Paperback
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L.A. Plays Itself/Boys in the Sand

L.A. Plays Itself/Boys in the Sand

A Queer Film Classic
edition:Paperback
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Law of Desire

Law of Desire

A Queer Film Classic
edition:Paperback
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Manila by Night

Manila by Night

by Joel David
series edited by Thomas Waugh & Matthew Hays
edition:Paperback
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Montreal Main

Montreal Main

A Queer Film Classic
edition:Paperback
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Paris Is Burning

Paris Is Burning

A Queer Film Classic
edition:Paperback
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Strangers on a Train

Strangers on a Train

A Queer Film Classic
edition:Paperback
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Trash

Trash

A Queer Film Classic
by Jon Davies
series edited by Matthew Hays & Thomas Waugh
edition:Paperback
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Word Is Out

Word Is Out

A Queer Film Classic
edition:Paperback
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Zero Patience

Zero Patience

A Queer Film Classic
edition:Paperback
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