I’m Professor of English and World Literatures at the University of Oxford.

I work in three fields, which are interlinked by my research: Victorian literature and culture, postcolonial studies and intellectual history, in particular, the history of psychoanalysis.


  • Mukherjee, A. (2019). Eco-cosmopolitanism as Trauma Cure. Cambridge Journal of Postcolonial Literary Inquiry, 6(3), 411-417.

  • Mukherjee, A. (2018). Migrant Britain. In R. Eaglestone, (Ed.), Brexit and Literature (pp. 73–81). Routledge.

  • Mukherjee, A. (2018). Slums and the Postcolonial Uncanny. In E. Boehmer & D. Davies (Eds.), Planned Violence (pp. 87–104). Palgrave Macmillan, Cham.

  • Mukherjee, A. (2014). Primetime Psychoanalysis. In L. Marcus & A. Mukherjee (Eds.), A Concise Companion to Psychoanalysis, Literature, and Culture (pp. 233-249). Wiley-Blackwell.


Unseen City. The Psychic Lives of the Urban Poor

A Concise Companion to Psychoanalysis, Literature, and Culture