Lisa Downing

Publications

  1. 2000
  2. Published

    Ecstasies and agonies: the 'oceanic feeling', God and sexuality in Baudelaire and Villiers de 'Isle-Adam'

    Lisa Downing, 2000, (Un)faithful texts: in French and Francophone literature from the 1780s to the 1980s. Cooke, P. & Lee, J. (eds.). New Orleans: University Press of the South, p. 53-66

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  3. 2002
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  5. Published

    Feminist fictions of the flesh (?): Alina Reyes's Le Boucher and Rachilde's La Marquise de Sade

    Lisa Downing, 2002, In : Journal of Romance Studies. 2, 1, p. 51-64

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  6. 2003
  7. Published

    Death and the maidens: a century of necrophilia in female-authored textual production

    Lisa Downing, 2003, In : French Cultural Studies. 14, 2, p. 157-168 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  8. Published

    Desiring the dead: necrophilia and nineteenth-century French literature

    Lisa Downing, 2003, Oxford: Legenda.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  9. 2004
  10. Published

    Beyond reasonable doubt: aesthetic violence and motiveless murder in French decadent fiction

    Lisa Downing, 2004, In : French Studies. 58, 2, p. 189-203 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  11. Published

    French cinema's new 'sexual revolution'? postmodern porn and troubled genre

    Lisa Downing, 2004, In : French Cultural Studies. 15, 3, p. 265-280 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  12. Published

    On the limits of sexual ethics: the phenomenology of autassassinophilia

    Lisa Downing, 2004, In : Sexuality and Culture. 8, 1, p. 3-17

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  13. Published

    Patrice Leconte

    Lisa Downing, 2004, Manchester: Manchester University Press. (French Film Directors)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  14. Published

    The iconography of asphyxiophilia: from fantasmatic fetish to forensic fact

    Lisa Downing, 2004, In : Paragraph. 27, 3, p. 1-15 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

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  16. 2005
  17. Published

    Currencies: fiscal fortunes and cultural capital in nineteenth-century France

    (ed.), Lisa Downing (ed.), (ed.) & (ed.), 2005, Bern: Peter Lang.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  18. Published

    Review of Tim Dean, Beyond Sexuality (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2000)

    Lisa Downing, 2005, In : Archives of Sexual Behavior. 34, 2, p. 255-257

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article reviewpeer-review

  19. Published

    The birth of the beast: death-driven masculinity in Monneret, Zola and Freud

    Lisa Downing, 2005, In : Dix-Neuf. 5, 1, p. 28-46

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  20. 2006
  21. Published

    Perversion: psychoanalytic perspectives/ perspectives on psychoanalysis

    Lisa Downing (ed.) & (ed.), 2006, London: Karnak Books.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  22. Published

    Perversion, historicity, ethics

    Lisa Downing, 2006, Perversion: psychoanalytic perspectives/ perspectives on psychoanalysis. Downing, L. & Nobus, D. (eds.). London: Karnac Books, p. 149-163

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  23. Published

    Baise-moi or the ethics of the desiring gaze

    Lisa Downing, Sep 2006, In : Nottingham French Studies. 45, 3, p. 52-65 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  24. 2007
  25. Published

    Beyond safety: erotic asphyxiation and the limits of S/M discourse

    Lisa Downing, 2007, Safe, sane and consensual: contemporary perspectives on sadomasochism. Langdridge, D. & Barker, M. (eds.). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 119-132

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  26. Published

    Birth and death in nineteenth-century French culture

    (ed.), Lisa Downing (ed.), (ed.) & (ed.), 2007, Amsterdam: Rodopi.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  27. Published

    From perversion to purity: the stardom of Catherine Deneuve

    Lisa Downing (ed.) & (ed.), 2007, Manchester: Manchester University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  28. Published

    Polanski's Deneuve: frigidity and feminism

    Lisa Downing, 2007, From perversion to purity: the stardom of Catherine Deneuve. Downing, L. & Harris, S. (eds.). Manchester: Manchester University Press, p. 14-28

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  29. Published

    Re-viewing the sexual relation: Levinas and film

    Lisa Downing, 2007, In : Film-Philosophy. p. 49-65

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  30. 2008
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    The Cambridge Introduction to Michel Foucault

    Lisa Downing, 2008, Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  32. 2009
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    Criminality, sexuality, abnormality: nineteenth-century scientific constructions

    Lisa Downing, 2009, New approaches to crime in French literature, culture and film. Hardwick, L. (ed.). Bern: Peter Lang, p. 19-33

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  34. Published

    Feminine sexual pathologies in nineteenth- and early-twentieth-century Europe

    Lisa Downing (ed.) & (ed.), 2009, In : Journal of the History of Sexuality. 18, 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issuepeer-review

  35. Published

    Murder in the feminine: Marie Lafarge and the sexualization of the nineteenth-century criminal woman

    Lisa Downing, 2009, In : Journal of the History of Sexuality. 18, 1, p. 121-137 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  36. Published

    Film and Ethics: Foreclosed Encounters

    Lisa Downing, 8 Sep 2009, London and NY: Routledge.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  37. 2010
  38. Published

    Michel Foucault

    Lisa Downing, 2010, The Encyclopedia of Literary and Cultural Theory. Eaglestone, R. (ed.). Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  39. Published

    The natural and the normal in the history of sexuality

    Lisa Downing (ed.) & (ed.), 2010, In : Psychology and Sexuality. 1, 3

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issuepeer-review

  40. Published
  41. Published

    John Money's 'Normophilia': diagnosing sexual normality in late-twentieth-century Anglo-American sexology

    Lisa Downing, Sep 2010, In : Psychology and Sexuality. 1, 3, p. 275-287 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  42. 2011
  43. Published

    Eros and Thanatos in European and American Sexology

    Lisa Downing, 2011, Bodies, sex and desire from the Renaissance to the present. Fisher, K. & Toulalan, S. (eds.). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 201-220

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  44. Published
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    On the fantasy of childlessness as death in psychoanalysis and in Roeg's Don't Look Now and von Trier's Antichrist

    Lisa Downing, 2011, In : Lambda Nordica. 2, 3, p. 49-68

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  46. Published

    Queer in Europe: contemporary case studies

    Lisa Downing (ed.) & (ed.), 2011, London: Ashgate. 232 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  47. Published

    Viewing Critical Psychology through the Lens of Queer

    Lisa Downing, Jan 2011, In : Psychology and Sexuality. 2, 1, p. 4-15 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  48. Published

    Georges Bataille at the avant-garde of queer theory? transgression, perversion and death drive

    Lisa Downing, Sep 2011, In : Nottingham French Studies. 50, 3, p. 88-102 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  49. 2012
  50. Published

    European Culture/ European Queer

    Lisa Downing (ed.) & (ed.), 2012, In : Sexualities. 15, 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issuepeer-review

  51. Published

    Gendered Constructions of the Nightmare in French Nineteenth-Century Medical Writing and Fantastic Fiction

    Lisa Downing, 2012, In : French Studies. 66, 3, p. 331-346 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  52. Published

    Notes on a Proto-Queer Rachilde: Decadence, Deviance and (Reverse) Discourse in La Marquise de Sade

    Lisa Downing, 2012, In : Sexualities. 15, 1, p. 16-27

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  53. Published
  54. Published

    Sex blogging

    Lisa Downing (ed.), 2012, In : Psychology and Sexuality. 3, 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issuepeer-review

  55. Published

    Sexual perversion as textual resistance in the writing of Rachilde and Monique Wittig

    Lisa Downing, 2012, Modernist Eroticisms. Schaffner, A. K. & Weller, S. (eds.). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 195-212

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  56. Published

    Reading Bitchy Jones's Diary: sex blogging, community-building and feminism(s)

    Lisa Downing, Jan 2012, In : Psychology and Sexuality. 3, 1, p. 5-11 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  57. Published

    Interdisciplinarity, cultural studies, queer: historical contexts and contemporary contentions in France

    Lisa Downing, Jul 2012, In : Paragraph . 35, 2, p. 215-232 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  58. 2013
  59. Published

    On 'compulsory sexuality', sexualization and history

    Lisa Downing, 2013, The Routledge history of sex and the body in the West, 1500 to the present. Toulalan, S. & Fisher, K. (eds.). London and New York: Routledge, p. 527-533

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  60. Published

    Power for pleasure: review of Margot Weiss, Techniques of Pleasure: BDSM and the Circuits of Sexuality (Durham NC: Duke University Press, 2011)

    Lisa Downing, 2013, In : New Formations. 80-81, p. 218-220

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article reviewpeer-review

  61. Published

    Queer u Europi

    Lisa Downing (ed.) & (ed.), 2013, Zagreb: Zagreb Pride.

    Research output: Book/ReportScholarly edition

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    Safewording! Kinkphobia and gender normativity in Fifty Shades of Grey

    Lisa Downing, Jan 2013, In : Psychology and Sexuality. 4, 1, p. 92-102 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  64. Published

    Afterword on ‘compulsory sexuality’, sexualization, and history

    Lisa Downing, 1 Jan 2013, The Routledge History of Sex and the Body: 1500 to the Present. Taylor & Francis, p. 527-532 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  65. Published

    The Subject of Murder: Gender, Exceptionality, and the Modern Killer

    Lisa Downing, 1 Mar 2013, Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 232 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  66. 2014
  67. Published

    Snuff and nonsense: the discursive life of an imaginary archive

    Lisa Downing, 2014, Porn archives. Dean, T., Ruszczycky, S. & Squires, D. (eds.). Durham and London: Duke University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  68. 2015
  69. Published

    Fuckology: Critical Essays on John Money’s Diagnostic Concepts

    Lisa Downing, 2015, Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  70. Published

    Where's Girlhood? The Female Child Killer in Where's Mary? (Tony Hickson, 2005)

    Lisa Downing, 2015, International cinema and the girl: local issues, transnational contexts. Handyside, F. & Taylor, K. (eds.). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  71. Published
  72. 2016
  73. Published

    Dying for Sex: Cultural and Forensic Narratives of Autoerotic Death

    Lisa Downing, 1 Sep 2016, In : New Formations. 89/90, p. 137-152

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  74. 2017
  75. Published

    Perversion and the Problem of Fluidity and Fixity

    Lisa Downing, 1 Jan 2017, Clinical Encounters: Psychoanalytic Practice and Queer Theory. Giffney, N. & Watson, E. (eds.). Punctum Books

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  76. 2018
  77. Published

    After Foucault: Culture, Theory and Criticism in the 21st Century

    Lisa Downing (ed.), 1 May 2018, Cambridge University Press. 220 p. (After Series)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  78. Published

    Foucault and true crime

    Lisa Downing, 1 Jun 2018, After Foucault : Culture, Theory and Criticism in the 21st Century. Downing, L. (ed.). Cambridge University Press, p. 185-200 16 p. (After Series).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  79. Published

    Antisocial feminism? Shulamith firestone, monique wittig and proto-queer theory

    Lisa Downing, 1 Nov 2018, In : Paragraph. 41, 3, p. 364-379 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

  80. Published

    Introduction

    Lisa Downing, 1 Nov 2018, In : Paragraph. 41, 3, p. 261-267 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

  81. Published

    The Body Politic: Gender, The Right Wing, and 'Identity Category Violations'

    Lisa Downing, 1 Nov 2018, In : French Cultural Studies. 29, 4

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  82. 2019
  83. Published

    Selfish Women

    Lisa Downing, 11 Jun 2019, 1st ed. London and New York: Routledge. 166 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  84. 2020
  85. E-pub ahead of print

    ‘(S)extremism’: imagining violent women in the twenty-first century with Navine G. Khan-Dossos and Julia Kristeva

    Lisa Downing, Jun 2020, In : Paragraph . 43, 2, p. 212-229

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review