Philipa Rothfield

about the author

Philipa Rothfield is an honorary Senior Lecturer in philosophy at La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia. She writes on philosophy of the body largely in relation to dance. She is interested in the work of Merleau-Ponty, Nietzsche, Klossowski, and Deleuze, to see what each of these philosophers can bring to dance and also to see what dance brings to philosophy.

info & contact


La Trobe University, Melbourne, AU


P.Rothfield [AT]


Thinking Dance in Relation to Deleuze’s Nietzsche
(in DARE 2017: aberrant nuptials )
keywords: dance, Friedrich Nietzsche