Dr David Hillman, King's College

Dr David Hillman


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Biographical Information:

Research Interests:

Shakespeare and Renaissance drama; psychoanalytic theory; scepticism; the history of the body. His publications include Shakespeare's Entrails: Belief, Scepticism and the Interior of the Body (Palgrave, 2007); The Great Shakespeareans: Marx and Freud (with Crystal Bartolovich and Jean Howard; Continuum, 2012); The Book of Interruptions (co-editor with Adam Phillips; Peter Lang, 2007); The Body in Parts: Fantasies of Corporeality in Early Modern Europe (co-editor with Carla Mazzio; Routledge, 1997) and Authority and Representation in Early Modern Discourse (editor; Johns Hopkins UP, 1996). Forthcoming publications include Greetings and Partings in Shakespeare (CUP) and The Cambridge Companion to the History of the Body (co-editor with Ulrika Maude; CUP).

Areas of Graduate Supervision:

Renaissance Drama, especially Shakespeare; History and theory of the body; Psychoanalysis and culture; Philosophical approaches to literature.Contributes to teaching and/or supervision for the Medieval and Renaissance Literature MPhil and the MPhil in Criticism and Culture. See: http://www.english.cam.ac.uk/postgraduate/


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Selected Publications