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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 Celia Britton

French Caribbean literature and thought, especially Glissant, Fanon, Condé; postcolonial theory; surrealism in the Caribbean; psychoanalysis and colonialism; literature and ideology; images of community; the Nouveau Roman