English Language and Literature South Africa African Languages and Literature
Professor Judith Butler FBA
About this Fellow
Feminist and queer theory, focusing on gender, sexuality and the psychosocial formation of the subject, moral and social philosophy, literary theory, and 19th and 20th century European philosophy
- Maxine Elliot Professor of Comparative Literature and Critical Theory, University of California, Berkeley
Scottish literature: T S Eliot; modern & contemporary poetry; creative writing (particularly poetry)
The language of literature and literary theory: Renaissance prosodic experiments, English poetic rhythm, James Joyce and J. M. Coetzee, philosophical approaches to literature.
Literature, science and culture in the nineteenth century