Lisa Downing

Publications

  1. 2020
  2. 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, (E-pub ahead of print) In: Paragraph . 43, 2, p. 212-229

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  3. 2019
  4. Published

    Selfish Women

    Lisa Downing, 11 Jun 2019, 1st ed. London and New York: Routledge. 176 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  5. 2018
  6. 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

  7. Published

    Introduction

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

  8. Published

    The body politic: gender, the right wing and 'identity category violations'

    Lisa Downing, 1 Nov 2018, In: French Cultural Studies. 29, 4, p. 367-377 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. 2017
  12. 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

  13. 2016
  14. 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

  15. 2015
  16. Published
  17. 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

  18. 2014
  19. Published

    Fuckology: Critical essays on John Money’s diagnostic concepts

    Lisa Downing, & , Dec 2014, Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  20. 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

  21. 2013
  22. 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

  23. 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

  24. Published

    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

  25. 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

  26. 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

  27. Published

    Queer u Europi

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

    Research output: Book/ReportScholarly edition

  28. Published
  29. 2012
  30. 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

  31. 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

  32. Published

    European Culture/ European Queer

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issuepeer-review

  33. 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

  34. 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

  35. Published
  36. Published

    Sex blogging

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issuepeer-review

  37. 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

  38. 2011
  39. 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

  40. 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

  41. 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

  42. Published
  43. Published

    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

  44. Published

    Queer in Europe: contemporary case studies

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

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  45. 2010
  46. 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

  47. 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

  48. 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

  49. Published
  50. 2009
  51. Published

    Film and Ethics: Foreclosed Encounters

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

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  52. Published

    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

  53. 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

  54. 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

  55. 2008
  56. Published

    The Cambridge Introduction to Michel Foucault

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

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  57. 2007
  58. 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

  59. Published

    Birth and death in nineteenth-century French culture

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

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  60. Published

    From perversion to purity: the stardom of Catherine Deneuve

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

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  61. 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

  62. Published

    Re-viewing the sexual relation: Levinas and film

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  63. 2006
  64. 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

  65. Published

    Perversion: psychoanalytic perspectives/ perspectives on psychoanalysis

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

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  66. 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

  67. 2005
  68. 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

  69. 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

  70. 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

  71. 2004
  72. 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

  73. 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

  74. 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

  75. Published

    Patrice Leconte

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

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  76. 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

  77. Published
  78. 2003
  79. 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

  80. Published

    Desiring the dead: necrophilia and nineteenth-century French literature

    Lisa Downing, 2003, Oxford: Legenda.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  81. 2002
  82. Published
  83. 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

  84. 2000
  85. 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