Speaker profile: Kate O’Riordan at the Queer, feminist social media praxis workshop, Sussex, 17 May 2013

Middle1We are glad to announce that Dr Kate O’Riordan will be participating in the closing roundtable New technologies, radical art & feminism, of the workshop Queer feminist social media praxis (University of Sussex,  Friday 17th May).

Kate O’Riordan is Reader in Digital Media and Associate Professor of Art at the University of Sussex and the University of California Santa Cruz respectively. She is the author and editor of three books, most recently The Genome Incorporated: Constructing Biodigital Identity. Her interests and expertise range from gender, sexuality and digital culture to human cloning, genomics and other biodigital symptoms. She is currently engaged in work at the intersections of art, science and media about in-vitro meat, biosensors and smart grids and questions about sustaining knowledge in feminist art and activism.

She blogs about Biodigital Life here.

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