Scholar in Residence
Department of Philosophy and Religion
- Professor Flax's research interests include feminist theory, critical race theory, psychoanalysis, contemporary European and American political theory, and philosophy of mind and ethics. She also maintains a private psychotherapy practice in Washington, DC.
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Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities
Thinking Fragments: Psychoanalysis, Feminism and Postmodernism in the Contemporary West (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1990; paperback 1991)
Disputed Subjects: Essays on Psychoanalysis, Politics and Philosophy (New York: Routledge, 1993)
The American Dream in Black and White: The Clarence Thomas Hearings (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1998; paperback 1999)
Resonances of Slavery in Race/Gender Relations: Shadow at the Heart of American Politics (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010)