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Professor Michael Bell FBA

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About this Fellow

Literary studies from the Enlightenment to modernity; the interrelations of literature and philosophy

Website: http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/english/about/people/emeritus/bellprofmichael/

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor Emeritus of English and Comparative Literary Studies, University of Warwick

Past Appointments

  • Director of Centre for Research in Philosophy, Literature and the Arts, University of Warwick, 2005 - 2008
  • Fellow of Centre pour Recherches Anglophones, Sorbonnes Nouvelle, Paris, 2005 - 1970
  • Professor of English and Comparative Literary Studies, University of Warwick, University of Warwick, 1973 - 2008
  • University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada, Other Foreign Institutions, 1965 - 1970
  • Professor of English and Comparative Literary Studies, University of Warwick, University of Warwick, 1973 - 2008

Publications

D H Lawrence: Language and Being 1992

1970

Literature, Modernism and Myth 1997

1970

Open Secrets: Literature, Education and Authority from J-J Rousseau to J.M. Coetzee 2007

1970

Other Modern Languages, Literatures and other Media from 1830 Fellows

Professor Thomas Elsaesser

History and pre-history of cinema and moving image culture 1870s-1900s; European cinema since 1945; German cinema; ‘New Hollywood’ of the 1970s, ‘post-classical’ cinema since the 1990s; architecture and urbanism; avant-garde cinema and installation art

Professor Mary Jacobus

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

Professor Juliet Mitchell

Psychoanalytic and interdisciplinary research into gender/sexual difference and sibling/social group relationships using literature to analyse the horizontal axis missing from social theory

Professor Beatriz Sarlo

Argentine culture and literature of the twentieth and twenty-first century; urban and popular culture; intellectual history in Latin America; history of the media; literary criticism and aesthetic ideologies