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Rosi Braidotti

Distinguished University Professor and founding Director of the Centre for the Humanities at Utrecht University

Rosi Braidotti (Latisana, 1954) is Distinguished University Professor and director of the Centre for the Humanities at Utrecht University. Born in Italy, she grew up in Australia, where she graduated from the Australian National University in Canberra, after which she obtained a PhD in Philosophy from the Sorbonne University in Paris. She has been teaching at Utrecht University since 1988. Widely regarded as a pioneer in European women’s studies, she has received many awards in recognition of her work, including a Doctorate Honoris Causa from Linköping University (Sweden, 2013) and another from the University of Helsinki (2007), as well as the Erasmus Prize of the European Commission (2010).

Notable among her key works translated into Spanish are Sujetos nómadas (Paidós-Argentina, 2000 – published in English as Nomadic Subjects. Embodiment and Sexual Difference in Contemporary Feminist Theory); Metamorfosis. Hacia una teoría materialista del devenir (Akal, 2003 – published in English as Metamorphoses: Towards a Materialist Theory of Becoming); Feminismo, diferencia sexual y subjetividad nómade (Feminism, Sexual Difference and Nomad Subjectivity, Gedisa, 2004);Transposiciones (Gedisa 2009 – published in English as Transpositions: On Nomadic Ethics) and Lo Posthumano (Gedisa, 2015, published in English as The Posthuman). She has recently published Por una política afirmativa. Itinerarios éticos (Gedisa, 2018).

Update: 19 July 2018



Has participated in

Lecture by Rosi Braidotti

Becoming Animals

The Posthuman Condition

Lecture by Rosi Braidotti