25 May 2010
Venue: Clinical Lecture Theatre, Francis Bancroft Building, Mile End
Julia Kristeva is a psychoanalyst, literary and cultural critic and novelist. Bulgarian by birth, her career has unfolded in France, with extensive stays in the United States where she is Visiting Professor at the New School, New York. She has also been Head of the Department Textual and Documentary Sciences at the University of Paris VII for considerable periods, and is the author of an important report, mandated by the French President, on the cultural effects
of France and the French language.
Professor Kristeva will answer questions on her talk and more generally on her work.