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Elena Loizidou

Elena Loizidou is a professor of law and political theory at Birkbeck College London. Her research interests range from anarchism and political theory to theories of gender and sexuality, law and culture. She has served on the board of Birkbeck Gender and Sexuality, and she is a founding member of the Association of Critical Legal Scholars. She is the author of the essays Judith Butler: Ethics, Law, Politics (Routledge, 2007) and Disobedience: Concept and Practice (Routledge, 2013), as well as numerous articles in various publications, such as “What is Law?” in Anarchism Today (Routledge, 2019), “Law, Love and Anarchism” in Law and Philosophy: Critical Intersections (Rowman & Littlefield, 2018), and “Sequences of Law and the Body” in Routledge Handbook of Law and Theory (Routledge, 2018), among others. Loizidou has also been a visiting researcher at the Centre for the Study of Law and Culture at Columbia University, and at the Department of Law at the University of Cyprus and the University of Lancaster.

Update: 28 March 2022


Has participated in

From Disobedience to Solidarity

Confronting Authoritarianisms