Anarchist Studies Network

A PSA Specialist Group for the Study of Anarchism.


ASN members secure £250k research grant from the ESRC. See here

Rowman & Littlefield Int publish two book series by ASN members Saul Newman and Ruth Kinna

Dr Benjamin Noys

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My research interests are: Lacanian psychoanalysis; contemporary European thought (Badiou, Agamben, Derrida); anti-capitalist politics (anarchist thought, libertarian communism, the situationists); film and the cultural politics of the image; theories of negativity (especially Georges Bataille); avant-garde and modernist European literature; H. P. Lovecraft.

My staff page with further details is

My blog is No Useless Leniency (