Dr Laura McMahon
- College positions:
College Lecturer in French
Director of Studies in Modern and Medieval Languages
- University positions:
Affiliated Lecturer in French
BA in French and German, MPhil in European Literature and Culture, PhD in French (University of Cambridge)
French and Francophone cinema; contemporary French philosophy; intersections between film and philosophy, particularly in relation to questions of politics and community. Author of Cinema and Contact: The Withdrawal of Touch in Nancy, Bresson, Duras and Denis (Legenda, 2012).
Twentieth-century and contemporary French and Francophone literature, thought and visual culture; European cinema; critical theory.