Individual Author Record
Name: Laura KipnisPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Born: 1956 in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionLaura Kipnis is a Professor at Northwwestern University's School of Communication in Evanston, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationKipnis is th author of ''Against Love: A Polemic'' and ''The Female Thing: DDirt, Sex, Envy, Vulnerability'', which have been translated into fifteen languages. She is a professor in the Department of Radio/TV/Film at Northweasterdn University, has received fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the Rockefeller Foundation and has contributed to ''Slate'', ''Harper's'', ''The Nation'', and ''The New York Times Magazine''. She lives in New York and Chicago.
*''Ecstasy Unlimited, on Sex, Capital, Gender and Aesthetics'', University of Minnesota Press, 1993*''Bound and Gagged, Pornography and the Politics of Fantasy in America'', Duke University, 1999*''Against Love: A Polemic'', Pantheon, 2003*''The Female Thing: Dirt, Sex, Envy, Vulnerability'', Pantheon, 2006*''How to Become a Scandal'', Metropolitan Books, 2010