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Professor Mary Jacobus FBA

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About this Fellow

British Romanticism, especially Wordsworth; feminist literary theory and criticism; psychoanalysis; visual culture


Current post

  • Professor of English (Grace 2) and Director, Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities (CRASSH), University of Cambridge


Reading Cy Twombly: Poetry in Paint 2016 Princeton UP

Romantic Things: A Tree, a Rock, a Cloud Chicago University Press, 2012

Other Modern Languages, Literatures and other Media from 1830 Fellows

Professor Edgar Yates

German, Dutch and Scandanavian Languages and Literatures History Viennese Theatre History in the 19th and 20th Centuries Western Europe Austria; Germany; France

Professor Elizabeth Boa

German literature and culture from the 18th century to the present day; modernist literature, especially Kafka and Thomas Mann; feminist theory and contemporary women's writing