Paulo Lemos Horta
Paulo Lemos Horta is the author of Marvellous Thieves: Secret Authors of the Arabian Nights, Aladdin: A New Translation, a Buzzfeed Best Book of the Year, and of Cosmopolitanisms. His writing has been translated into French, Portuguese, and Turkish. A graduate of the University of Toronto, he is a professor at New York University, and resides in Barcelona. Notices of his work have recently, with the release of the Disney film of Aladdin, appeared in TIME, Life, The New Yorker, and the Guardian. His writing has appeared in the Times Literary Supplement and the LA Review of Books.