Film & cultural studies; theories of representation & entertainment; lesbian & gay culture; white representation; music & film; Italian cinema; the European crime film
Professor Juliet Mitchell FBA
About this Fellow
Psychoanalytic and interdisciplinary research into gender/sexual difference and sibling/social group relationships using literature to analyse the horizontal axis missing from social theory
- Director, Expanded Programme in Theoretical Psychoanalysis, UCL; Honorary Senior Research Associate, Dept of Geography and Professor Emerita, Psychoanalysis and Gender Studies, University of Cambridge; Fellow Emerita, Jesus College, Cambridge
- Leverhulme Emeritus Fellow, Leverhulme Trust, 2013
- Professorial Research Associate in Theoretical Psycho-analysis, University College London, 2013
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