Lisa Downing

Lisa Downing is Professor of French Discourses of Sexuality at the University of Birmingham, UK. Her books include, most recently, The Subject of Murder: Gender, Exceptionality, and the Modern Killer (University of Chicago Press, 2013) and the co-authored Fuckology: Critical Essays on John Money’s Diagnostic Concepts (with Iain Morland and Nikki Sullivan, University of Chicago Press, 2015). She is currently writing a monograph on “selfish women”.