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Who is Linda Ruth Williams?
Linda Ruth Williams is an English professor of Film Studies at the University of Exeter, based in United Kingdom. She is widely known for her speciality in teaching censorship sexuality in literature and cinema. Moreover, she has also written pornography which also includes a book kin psychoanalytic theory and D.H. Lawrence.
Williams was born on 16th April 1961 in the United Kingdom, where another English director James Haggar was also born. Born to her English parents, she is of White ethnicity and holds British nationality. There is no further information about her family background and siblings.
Linda spent most of her childhood in Bristol, where she received her MA in Critical Theory via Sussex University. Moreover, she also gained her PhD from Sussexx on Lawrence Nietzsche, Feminism and Freud.
Soon after graduating from the University, Linda began her career as a lecturer at Liverpool, Exeter, Mancheste University, and Southampton University. As of now Williams is serving as a Film Study Professor at the University of Exeter.
Besides, Linda is also knwon for her books. Some of her famous book includes The Erotic Thriller in Contemporary Cinema and the influential Critical Desire: Psychoanalysis and the Literary Subject.
Additionally, she is a reguloar contributor to the British Film Institute's Sight and Sound Magazine, and in radio programms which includes Woman's Hour. Linda's another book titled Contemporary American Cinema was published in 2006. The book was co-edited with Dr Michael Hammond from Southampton.
Is Linda Ruth Williams Married or Single?
Williams is a married woman. She exchanged her wedding vows with Mark Kermode in 1991. Talking about her husband, Kermode is an English film critic and musiciain, well known for his credits in The Observer. Moreover, he also serves as a presenter for BBC Four series Mark Mermode's Secrets of Cinema.
Since the marriage, Linda and her husband are living happily and there are no rumors or controversies of the couple that leads into their divorce or separation. Moreover, there are no details about their past relationships.
Linda Williams and her spouse shares two children together from their marriage. However there are no information about their children.
Linda talks about her son and daughter frequently on interviews and shows her immense love towards them.
Net Worth & Salary
Linda makes a decent money from her career as a film professor and writer. She has been serving as a professor at the University of Exeter from a long time.
Moreover, she also serves as a co-curator of the annual Shetland Film Festival, Screenplay, and a founding organization of the New Forest Festival which adds up to her current wealth.
According to some sources, a film professor can earn up to $150,000 per year. Hence, we can assume that Linda gets paid in good numbers. As of 2019, Ruth's total net worth is estimated to be in million dollars. However, the exact number is still under review.