Patrick Cattrysse is an independent researcher. He currently teaches Media Theory & Criticism and Intercultural Communication at Boston’s Emerson College European Center (in the Netherlands). He also teaches narrative studies and adaptation studies at the Universiteit Antwerpen (Belgium) and screenwriting studies at the Université Libre de Bruxelles (Belgium). He is the author of Descriptive Adaptation Studies. Epistemological and Methodological Issues, published in 2014 by Garant Publishers.