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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.

The Daily Mail and the Stephen Lawrence Murder by Brian Cathcart

Thursday 02 Nov 2017
Posted in Thoughtpiece

Read Brain Cathcart's article in Political Quarterly here The Daily Mail's coverage of the 1993 race murder of Stephen Lawrence has been held up as...