Oliver Harris was born in London in 1978. He has an MA in Shakespeare studies from UCL, and a PhD in psychoanalysis from Birkbeck. He is the author of the Nick Belsey series of crime novels, as well one work of non-fiction: Lacan’s Return to Antiquity. His new series features the private intelligence officer, Elliot Kane. A Shadow Intelligence will be published in May 2019 by Little Brown. He writes occasionally for the Times Literary Supplement.