Professor Gabriel Josipovici FBA
About this Fellow
Creative Writing - English Language and Literature Contemporary Literature Creative Writing - Modern Languages History of the Book
- Research Professor, Graduate School of Humanities, University of Sussex
- Lecturer, Reader, Professor of English, School for Global studies, University of Sussex, 1963 - 2002
- Research Professor, Graduate School of Humanities, University of Sussex, School for Global studies, University of Sussex, 1999
Film & cultural studies; theories of representation & entertainment; lesbian & gay culture; white representation; music & film; Italian cinema; the European crime film
Literature & culture of the 'long Romantic period', with a focus on empire, nation & travel writing. My recent focus is Scottish literature & thought 1750-1850, with a special emphasis on Robert Burns & his poetic & intellectual circle.
The study of images, media & visual culture in relation to politics in both traditional & modern societies.
African American literature and culture; the cultural history of postcolonial societies; the sociology of ethnicity, race and racism in Britain