ARNE DE BOEVER teaches American Studies in the School of Critical Studies and the MA Aesthetics and Politics program at the California Institute of the Arts (USA). He is the author of States of Exception in the Contemporary Novel (Continuum, 2012), Narrative Care (Bloomsbury, 2013), Plastic Sovereignties (Edinburgh, 2016), Finance Fictions (Fordham, 2018) and Against Aesthetic Exceptionalism (Minnesota, 2019). He is also the co-editor of Gilbert Simondon: Being and Technology (Edinburgh, 2012) and The Psychopathologies of Cognitive Capitalism: Vol. 1 (Archive, 2013), and the editor of Bernard Stiegler: Amateur Philosophy (Duke University Press, 2017). In addition to being an editor for Parrhesia, he edits the critical theory/philosophy section of the Los Angeles Review of Books and is a member of the boundary 2 collective. His most recent book is François Jullien's Unexceptional Thought (Rowman & Littlefield, 2020).
SEAN MCMORROW teaches social theory and politics at the University of Melbourne. He has recently completed a PhD thesis at Monash University examining the political anthropology of Cornelius Castoriadis, which raises issues relating to historicity and contemporary political regimes. Aspects of this work have been published in Cosmos and History: The Journal of Natural and Social Philosophy and Telos: Critical Theory of the Contemporary.
ASHLEY WOODWARD is a lecturer in philosophy at the University of Dundee, and a founding member of The Melbourne School of Continental Philosophy. He is the author of Understanding Nietzscheanism (Acumen, 2011), Nihilism in Postmodernity: Lyotard, Baudrillard, Vattimo (The Davies Group, 2010), editor of Interpreting Nietzsche (Continuum 2011) and co-editor of Sensorium: Aesthetics, Art, Life (Cambridge Scholars Press, 2007) and The Continuum Companion to Existentialism (Continuum, 2011). His research focuses on value theory and philosophy of art in contemporary continental philosophy. His website can be found here.
AMY STUART is an artist practicing in Melbourne, currently undertaking a research-led Master of Fine Art at Monash University. Alongside studio research, her current project examines the work of Elaine Sturtevant in relation to institutional critique and the parafictional. Amy has exhibited and performed at Bus Projects, Monash University Museum of Art (MUMA), West Space, TCB Art Inc. and various offsite venues. She is also an artist assistant and affiliated with artist-run-space TCB Art Inc.
Associate Professor in English and Theatre Studies, University of Melbourne
Emeritus Professor of Philosophy, Macquarie University
Alexander García Düttmann
Professor of Philosophy and Visual Culture at Goldsmiths, University of London
Professor, Royal Holloway, University of London
Associate Professor of Philosophy and Psychoanalytic Studies, Deakin University
Senior Lecturer in English and Theatre Studies, University of Melbourne
Marguerite La Caze
Lecturer in Philosophy, University of Queensland
Professor Emeritus of French Literature and Philosophy, Columbia University
Professor of Philosophy, University of Tasmania
Professor, Department of Communication Sciences, University of Montréal
Professor of Philosophy, University of New South Wales
Adjunct Professor, Columbia University
Senior Lecturer in Critical Theory, Monash University
Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, Macquarie University
Daniel W. Smith
Professor of Philosophy, Purdue University
B.O.F. professor for philosophy, Institute of Philosophy, KULeuven, Belgium
Honorary Professor, Deakin University