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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

Appointments

Current post

  • Maxine Elliot Professor of Comparative Literature and Critical Theory, University of California, Berkeley

Other Modern Languages, Literatures and other Media from 1830 Fellows

Professor Antoine Compagnon

French Renaissance prose; 19th and 20th-century French literature and culture; history of criticism; theory of literature

Professor Peter Brooks

Comparative literature, mainly French & English; Stendhal, Balzac, Henry James; the novel and its analysis; psychoanalysis and literary study; law and literature; identity in modern culture

Professor Laura Marcus

Nineteenth & twentieth century literature & visual culture; early film & literature, Virginia Woolf & Bloomsbury culture, modernism, life-writing

Professor William Rowe

Modern & contemporary poetry in Britain, America & Latin America; modern Latin America literature & cultural history, expeciallly Peru