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Professor Juliet Mitchell FBA

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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



Current post

  • 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

Past Appointments

  • Leverhulme Emeritus Fellow, Leverhulme Trust, 2013
  • Professorial Research Associate in Theoretical Psycho-analysis, University College London, 2013

Other Modern Languages, Literatures and other Media from 1830 Fellows

Professor Richard Dyer

Film & cultural studies; theories of representation & entertainment; lesbian & gay culture; white representation; music & film; Italian cinema; the European crime film

Professor Nigel Leask

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.

Professor Paul Gilroy

African American literature and culture; the cultural history of postcolonial societies; the sociology of ethnicity, race and racism in Britain