Introduction and acknowledgments Part I. Introduction 1 Refiguring bodies Part II The inside out 2 Psychoanalysis and physical topographies 3 Body images: neurophysiology and corporeal mappings 4 Lived bodies: phenomenology and the flesh Part III The outside in 5 Nietzsche and the choreography of knowledge 6 The body as inscriptive surface 7 Intensities and flows Part IV Sexual difference 8 Sexed bodies Notes Bibliography Index
Winner, Gleebooks Prize for Cultural and Literary Criticism, NSW Premier's Awards, 1995
Elizabeth Grosz is one of Australia's best-known feminist theorists and teaches in Philosophy, Women's Studies and Critical Theory at Monash University in Melbourne. She is the author of Sexual Subversions: Three French feminists and Jacques Lacan: A feminist introduction, and editor of six collections of feminist theory.