This Faculty Profile is inactive. The faculty member may have temporarily disabled their profile, or have recently left the University.
Information displayed here may be inaccurate and/or out-of-date.

Catherine Malabou

picture of Catherine  Malabou

Professor, Comparative Literature
School of Humanities


Phone: 9498246338

University of California, Irvine
206 Humanities Instructional Building
Mail Code: 2651
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
German Idealism, Contemporary French Philosophy, Critical Theory, Neurobiology, Epigenetics
Before Tomorrow, Epigenesis and Rationality, trans. Carolyn Shread, Cambridge, UK, Malden, MA : Polity Books, 2016.

Self And Emotional Life, Philosophy, Psychoanalysis, Neurobiology, with Adrian Johnston, New York : Columbia University Press, 2013.

Ontology of The Accident, trans. Carolyn Shread, Cambridge : Polity Books, 2012.

The New Wounded, From Neurosis to Brain Damage, trans. Steven Miller, New York : Fordham University Press, 2012.

The Heidegger Change, On the Fantastic in Philosophy, trans. Peter Skafish, New York : SUNY Press, 2011.

Changing Difference, The Feminine and the Question of Philosophy, trans. Carolyn Shread, Cambridge : Polity Books, 2011.

Plasticity at the Dusk of Writing, trans. Carolyn Shread, New York : Columbia University Press, 2009.

What Should We Do With Our Brain ? trans. Sebastian Rand, Preface by Marc Jeannerod, New York : Fordham University Press, 2008.

Counterpath, with Jacques Derrida, trans. David Wills, Stanford : Stanford University Press, 2004.

The Future of Hegel. Plasticity, Temporality and Dialectic, trans. Lisabeth During, Preface by Jacques Derrida, London : Routledge, 2004.


Metamorphoses of Intelligence, Wellek Lectures 2015, New York : Columbia University Press, Fall 2017.
Professional Society
European Graduate School
Last updated