Sam McAuliffe

Sam McAuliffe is a Lecturer in Visual Cultures at Goldsmiths, University of London. He holds an MA in Philosophy and Literature from the University of Warwick and his PhD in Philosophy – a study of the image in the work of Adorno, Blanchot and Deleuze – was undertaken at Goldsmiths. He currently teaches courses on the fate of utopia in modern and contemporary political aesthetics, and post-Enlightenment philosophies of nature. His research interests are rooted in the contexts of critical theory, poststructuralism, deconstruction, and Twentieth century art theory and practice, experimental literature and film in particular, and are at present centered on the relation between the gaze and the voice in Blanchot’s theory and fiction.