Assistant Professor, Comparative Literature
New York University Abu Dhabi
Paulo Lemos Horta is author of Marvellous Thieves: Secret Authors of the Arabian Nights, forthcoming from Harvard University Press, co-editor of the new Everyman's Library The Arabian Nights: an Anthology (2014), and co-editor, with Bruce Robbins, of Cosmopolitanisms, forthcoming in 2017 from NYU Press.
He is Assistant Professor of Literature at New York University Abu Dhabi. He joined NYU Abu Dhabi from Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada, where he was an assistant professor. There, he was instrumental in designing the university’s world literature program from the ground up.