Visiting Scholars

Chrysanthi Nigianni received her PhD in Philosophy from the University of East London in 2008. Her doctorate thesis revisits the links between queer theory and continental philosophy. She is the editor of Deleuze and Queer Theory (Edinburgh University Press, 2009), Deleuzian Politics (New Formations a journal of culture/theory/politics, Issue 68, 2009) and of the forthcoming book entitled Critical Lines, Feminist Flights: Mobilizing Future Concepts, Bodies and Subjectivities in Feminist Thought and Practice (New York: Palgrave Macmillan). She is currently working on her monograph entitled Queer Film Philosophy: cinematic events and desiring machines (Palgrave Mcmillan, London). Her book is an attempt to rewrite the metaphysics of desire in a cinematographic philosophy. She has taught as a visiting Lecturer in London.