Phone: +44 (0)20 8392 3410
BA (Hons, 1st Class), MA (Dist.), PhD (Middlesex)
Modern French philosophy; Modern German Philosophy; The History of European Philosophy; Philosophies and Politics of the Subject; Marx and Marxism; Ludwig Feuerbach; Samuel Beckett; Alain Badiou; Philosophical Anthropology; Humanism and Antihumanism; Protest, Crowds, Policing; Class and Confidence; Radical Pedagogy; Feminism; Queer Theory; Cinema and Politics; Music and Philosophy; Labour and Work/Anti-Work; Care; Empathy; Justice; Revenge.
I am a founding member of Defend the Right to Protest, a campaign group set up in the the wake of the student protests of late 2010/early 2011 in opposition to the harsh police tactics and criminalisation of protesters that occured on these and subsequent protests.
I am a corresponding editor for Historical Materialism. I am on the organising committee for Marxism in Culture. I write for many magazines and newspapers, including The Wire, frieze, Strike! and The Guardian.
I am a guest editor for two series of the BookWorks project 'Common Objectives'.
I currently teach the following topics:
Philosophy, Film & Literature; Continental Philosophy; Philosophy Single Text.
I have several PhD students, working on topics including: Marx and justice, Spinoza and freedom, Badiou and Joyce, music and pedagogy in Badiou.