John Fletcher has written on literature, film and psychoanalysis, with publications on Freud and the Scene of Trauma (2013), Jean Laplanche, Freud and the Sexual, ed. Fletcher (2011); New Formations, no 48, 2002-3, Special Issue: Jean Laplanche and the Theory of Seduction, ed. Fletcher; Jean Laplanche, Essays on Otherness, ed. Fletcher (1999) and Seduction, Translation, Drives, ed. Fletcher and Stanton (1992).