Catherine Malabou

Catherine Malabou is a professor of Philosophy at the Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy at Kingston University and of European Languages and Literature and Comparative Literature at the University of California, Irvine. Malabou received her doctorate under the supervision of Jacques Derrida and Jean-Luc Marion from the École des hautes études en sciences sociales. Her dissertation became the book, The Future of Hegel: Plasticity, Temporality and Dilaectic (2005). She is the author of, most recently, Ontology of the Accident: An Essay on Destructive Plasticity (2012) and Before Tomorrow: Epigenesis and Rationality (2016). She is currently preparing the text of her Wellek lectures (2015), Metamorphoses of Intelligence (forthcoming).

Last updated: May 5, 2024