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Chiara Alfano

Chiara Alfano is a Leverhulme Early Career Fellow.

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Chiara Alfano is a Leverhulme Early Career Fellow. Previously, she was a postdoctoral research fellow at The Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities (IASH) at the University of Edinburgh. She is currently working on a monograph-length study which looks at the figure of the infant in post-war literature, life-writing and culture, and in philosophy, psychoanalysis, and feminist texts.She has published on the cross-fertilizations between literature, philosophy and psychoanalysis, in particular in relation to Stanley Cavell, Jacques Derrida and Shakespeare. She is the co-editor, together with Professor Simon Morgan Wortham, of Desire in Ashes: Deconstruction, Psychoanalysis, Philosophy (forthcoming with Bloomsbury in 2015). She is also reviews editor at The Oxford Literary Review.

LGS 2017 Summer Academy Progamme: '1967'

Tuesday 09 May 2017
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This is the final programme for the 2017 London Graduate School Summer Academy in the Critical Humanities, on the topic of '1967': Monday 26 June 1pm...