P. N. Singer is a researcher, writer and translator, with a specialism in classical languages and philosophy, and particular interests in the history of medicine, psychology and the emotions and in the interface of medicine and philosophy. He also has interests in drama and performance practice, and in Sanskrit and Indian thought. Educated at Trinity College, Cambridge, where he took his Ph.D., he has also studied and lived in Italy, Germany and India. He currently holds a research fellowship in the department of History, Classics and Archaeology at Birkbeck, University of London. Alongside his academic research, he has worked as a literary translator, from both German and Italian.

RESEARCH AND ACADEMIC INTERESTS TRANSLATOR of 'ASYLUM' by Moriz Scheyer