Jacqueline Rose

Professor of Humanities

Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities, University of London

Jacqueline Rose is a world-renowned critic and one of the most influential and provocative scholars working in the humanities today. She is also among the most wide ranging, with books on Zionism, feminism, Sylvia Plath, children’s fiction, and psychoanalysis.

During the past decade, through talks and pieces that Rose has contributed to the London Review of Books, the Guardian, and other publications, she has played a vital role in public debate about the policies and human-rights record of Israel in its relation to the Palestinians. She is the author, most recently, of Women in Dark Times (2015), The Haunting of Sylvia Plath (2014), and The Last Resistance (2013).