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James Chamberlain

Assistant Professor of Political Science and Public Administration at Mississippi State University, where he teaches political theory. His research to date has focused on the political significance of work in capitalism, as well as on migration and borders. His work has been published in Constellations and New Political Science. James’s book manuscript (in progress), Beyond the Work Society: Rethinking […]


Antonio Fuentes

PhD in Political and Social Sciences, Master in Sociology. Research-Professor at the Posgrado en Sociología, Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, Mexico. His areas of expertise include the Contemporary Social Theory, Social Movements and the  Conflict. The research developed have addressed the issue of collective violence in Mexico and Guatemala, the analysis of policies to combat trafficking […]


William Callison

Ph.D. Candidate in Political Science and a member of the DE in Critical Theory at the University of California, Berkeley. Currently a DAAD scholar at the Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main, he is on the editorial board of the journal Qui Parle and co-organized (with Zachary Manfredi) the Neoliberalism + Biopolitics Conference at UC Berkeley in February 2015. […]


Irus Braverman

Professor of Law and Adjunct Professor of Geography at SUNY Buffalo Law School. Braverman is the author of House Demolitions in East Jerusalem: ‘Illegality’ and Resistance (2004), Planted Flags: Trees, Land, and Law in Israel/Palestine (2009), Zooland: The Institution of Captivity (2012), and Wild Life: The Institution of Nature (2015). Braverman also co-edited The Expanding Spaces of Law: A Timely Legal Geography (2014), and is […]


Benjamín Ortega

Graduated in Political Science and Public Administration with the next Research Project “Biopolitics of torture: The cases of prisons at Guantanamo and Abu Ghraib” (UAQ). Master’s degree in Contemporary Philosophy Applied (UAQ). Topics of interest include: biopolitics, State violence, aesthetics, security. Teaches the course: “Policy on life : power, security and violence.”


Jorge Vélez Vega

Graduated in psychology (UAEH) and philosophy (UAQ). Currently studying the Master’s degree in political philosophy (UNAM ). He is currently a professor and researcher at the Autonomous University of Queretaro, Mexico . Topics of interest include: biopolitics , bioethics, ethics and political philosophy, the boundaries of the human and the nonhuman , post-humanism , security […]


Ariadna Estévez

Ariadna Estévez has a PhD in International Relations and Human Rights (University of Sussex, UK), an MA in Political Sociology (City University, UK) and a first degree in Journalism and Mass Media (National Autonomous University of Mexico). Currently she works as a full time researcher at the Centre for Research on North America of the […]

María Luisa Bacarlett

Ph.D. in Philosophy of Science of the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, México, with doctoral studies at Universidad París VII, France, and the Universidad de Alicante, Spain. Currently is research professor of the Faculty of Humanities, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México. Has published two books: “Friedrich Nietzsche: la vida, el cuerpo y la enfermedad” (UAEM, 2006) […]

Efrén Hernández

Bachelor in Political Sciences and Master in Humanities of the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana (UAM)-Unidad Iztapalapa (México). Ph.D candidate in Social Sciences and Humanities of the same university. His research interests are moral and political philosophy, biopolitics and critical theory.   Correo electrónico:  efren.hernandezm@ife.org.mx  

Edgar Ortíz Arellano

Ph.D in Strategic Managment and Develompent Policy of the Universidad Anáhuac. Master in Administration and Bachelor in Political Science. Currently is professor of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM). Also is director of the academic journal Social Sciences and Humanities. International Academic Journal. His research project is on biopolitics and global domination.

César Velázquez Becerril

Research Professor of the Department of Politics and Culture at the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Xochimilco (UAM–X), México. Philosopher, political scientis and Ph.D. in Social Sciences. His research interests are biopolitics, body and ontology.

Ángel Álvarez Solís

Coordinator of the postgraduate program in Humanities at the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-México. Bachelor in Philosophy and Master in Political Philosophy from the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Iztapalapa. Currently he is Ph.D. candidate in Humanities for the same University. 

Courtney Mason

Courtney completed his PhD at the University of Alberta where he studied the displacement of Nakoda peoples in the formation of the Rocky Mountain National Parks. Along with colonial power relations, he examined the impacts on health, education and culture in Nakoda communities. He currently works with the Indigenous Health Research Group at the University […]

Cary Wolfe

Is the Bruce and Elizabeth Dunlevie Professor of English, and founding Director of 3CT: Center for Critical and Cultural Theory at Rice University. He publishes widely in areas such as animal studies and posthumanism, systems theory and pragmatism, biopolitics and biophilosophy, and American literature and culture, and he has written numerous pieces on art, music, architecture, […]

Gregg Lambert

Dean’s Professor of Humanities and Founding Director of the Syracuse University Humanities Center (2008 – 2014); Principal Investigator of the Central New York Humanities Corridor.


Greg Bird

Greg Bird is a social and political theorist. He co-edited a special issue of Angelaki on Esposito (2013), which is being published by Routledge as an edited book (March 2015). Besides publications on phenomenology, Esposito, and Jean-Luc Nancy, he has a forthcoming publication in Italian on the dialectic of alienation and appropriation in revolutionary thought. This summer he […]

Cuauhtémoc Nattahí Hernández Martínez

Professor and researcher in Department of Studies on Culture and Society at Guanajuato University, México. His research interest are marxism and social philosophy, psicoanlysis and critical theory. Currently works on a research project: “Bioethik, biopolitics and biocapitalism. Analysis of the scope and limits of the prefix “bios” in contemporary philosophical discourse.


John Protevi

John Protevi is Phyllis M Taylor Professor of French Studies and Professor of Philosophy at Louisiana State University. He is the author of Life, War, Earth: Deleuze and the Sciences (Minnesota, 2013); Political Affect: Connecting the Social and the Somatic (Minnesota, 2009); Political Physics: Deleuze, Derrida, and the Body Politic (Athlone, 2001); Time and Exteriority: […]

Samuel Weber

Samuel Weber is Avalon Foundation Professor of Humanities at Northwestern and co-director of its Paris Program in Critical Theory. Professor Weber studied with Paul de Man and Theodor W. Adorno, whose book, Prisms, he co-translated into English. The translation of, and introduction to Theodor Adorno’s most important book of cultural criticism helped define the way in which […]

Yves Winter

Yves Winter es profesor asistente en el departamento de ciencia política de la Universidad de Minnesota. Sus principales áreas de investigación son la teoría política, historia de las ideas políticas y teorías de la violencia.

Sergio Villalobos-Ruminott

Profesor de literatura y cultura latinoamericana en el departamento de foreign languages de la Universidad de Arkansas, Fayetteville. Su trabajo se refiere a las relaciones entre agotamiento del humanismo e imaginación crítica, en literatura y artes visuales.  

Melanie Schepherd

She is an Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Misericordia University in Dallas, Pennsylvania. Her article «From Abbreviation to Affirmation: Nietzsche’s Styles and the Transformation of Origin» is forthcoming in Semiotics 2008.  

Laura S. Reagan

Laura S. Reagan teaches political thought at Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez in Santiago de Chile and Viña del Mar, Chile since July, 2010.  She received her PhD from Northwestern University, Department of Political Science in December of 2010. She is currently working towards turning her dissertation, “Mimesis in Thomas Hobbes’s Leviathan (1651): the theatre of the modern commonwealth” […]

Federico Luisetti

Associate Professor of Italian Studies, Comparative Literature and Communication Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. His areas of research are post-structuralism, the avant-gardes, biopolitics and post-Bergsonian and Nietzschean vitalisms.He has recently finished a book entitled: Una vita. Pensiero selvaggio e filosofia dell’ intensità

Timothy Campbell

Timothy Campbell is Professor of Italian in the Department of Romance Studies. In addition to authoring Wireless Writing in the Age of Marconi (Minnesota, 2006) and the forthcoming Tecnica, thanatos, vita (Diotima, 2010), he has translated Roberto Esposito’s Bios: Biopolitics and Philosophy (Minnesota, 2008) and Communitas: The Origin and Destiny of Community (Stanford, 2009). At Cornell he teaches courses on contemporary Italian philosophy, cinema, and […]

Arne De Boever

Arne De Boever is assistant professor of American Studies in the School of Critical Studies and the Graduate Program in Aesthetics and Politics at the California Institute of the Arts. His current research project traces the complicities between the rise of the novel as a genre and the birth of biopolitics.

Mariana Amato

Licenciada en Letras por la Universidad de Buenos Aires (2001) y Doctora en Literatura Latinoamericana por New York University (2009). Actualmente se desempeña como profesora asistente de Literatura Latinoamericana en University of Kentucky. Su tesis doctoral Relics of Life. Biopolitical Imaginations in Argentina analiza los cruces entre ciencias naturales, pensamiento político y escritura literaria en las imágenes […]

Geoffrey Whitehall

Received his Doctor of Philosophy from the University of Hawaii, Masters degree from the University of Victoria and Honours from Carleton University.  He has taught in Acadia’s Department of Political-Science department for two years specializing in World Politics and Contemporary Political theory. In 2008/09 he has taught course in Theoretical Approaches to International Politics; Pop […]

Henry Giroux

Henry A. Giroux currently holds the Global TV Network Chair Professorship at McMaster University in the English and Cultural Studies Department. His primary research areas are: cultural studies, youth studies, critical pedagogy, popular culture, media studies, social theory, and the politics of higher and public education. In 2002, he was named as one of the top fifty […]