Dr Catherine Humble

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Dr Catherine Humble
PhD Everyday Otherness: The Edited and Unedited Raymond Carver (Goldsmiths, University of London)
MA Creative Writing (Birkbeck, University of London)
MA Twentieth Century Literature and its Contexts (Goldsmiths, University of London)
BA English (Kings College, Cambridge)

Dr Catherine Humble's main area of research is mid to late twentieth century American literature, with a particular interest in realist aesthetics, psychoanalysis, and representations of otherness. More recently she has been working on contemporary poetry, digital media, and exile. She is Executive Editor of the International Journal of Psychoanalysis, and writes for the TLS and The Telegraph. 

Research Interests

Twentieth-century American literature, literary realism, contemporary poetry, psychoanalysis, literary theory, aesthetics, affect, creative writing.