Ilan Kapoor
Ilan Kapoor
Professor
Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change, York University
Research keywords: Psychoanalytic and postcolonial theory/politics; ideology critique; South Asia
Ilan Kapoor is Professor of Critical Development Studies at the Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change, York University. His research centres on psychoanalytic and postcolonial theory/politics, and ideology critique. His geographic area of focus is South Asia (especially India and Pakistan). His most recent books are Confronting Desire: Psychoanalysis and International Development (2020), Universal Politics (co-authored, 2022), and “Global Libidinal Economy” (co-authored, forthcoming in 2023).