Posted on 13/06/2012
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Henry Somers-Hall as a Lecturer in Philosophy. He comes to Royal Holloway from Manchester Metropolitan University and will be joining the College in September, 2012.
Dr. Somers-Hall completed his PhD at Warwick University under the supervision of Prof. Stephen Houlgate. His dissertation, on Hegel and Deleuze's conceptions of difference, has just been published by SUNY Press under the title, Hegel, Deleuze and the Critique of Representation: Dialectics of Negation and Difference. His second book, on Deleuze's Difference and Repetition, will be published by Edinburgh University Press in 2013. Dr. Somers-Hall is also co-editor of the forthcoming Cambridge Companion to Deleuze and co-translator of Solomon Maimon's Essay on Transcendental Philosophy (Continuum, 2010). His research interests include 19th century German philosophy and 20th century French philosophy more generally, including the phenomenological movement and Sartrean existentialism.
Full details of Dr. Somers-Hall's work can be found here.