Department of Electronic Media and Film
Peter Lev is Professor Emeritus of Electronic Media and Film at Towson University, Towson, Maryland, USA. He is the author of five books of film history and co-author of an anthology on film adaptations of literature. Research on his latest book, "Twentieth Century-Fox: the Zanuck-Skouras Years, 1935-1965," was partially funded by an Academy Scholars Award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Professor Lev was for many years Treasurer, then Secretary, of the Literature/Film Association. He received a B. A. degree from Wesleyan University in Connecticut and Master's and Ph. D. degrees from the University of California, Los Angeles.