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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 Toril Moi

Feminism and feminist theory, and women writers; literary theory; literature and philosophy; 19th and 20th century European literature; Simone de Beauvoir; Henrik Ibsen; Wittgenstein, Austin and Cavell and literary studies

Professor Patrick Wright

'Heritage' and the power of tradition in British culture since 1890; the cultural dimensions of international relations since 1945; place and belonging in relation to globalisation

Professor Patricia Waugh

Modern literary studies and intellectual history, with specific interests in the modern and contemporary novel; literature, science and medicine; cultural theory and modernist aesthetics

Professor Anne Fuchs

German cultural memory since 1945; cultural theories of memory and time; modernity and German modernism; postwar German and Austrian literature; contemporary German literature and culture; German-Jewish literature