I am University Professor of Media and New Humanities at The New School, where I teach courses on posthumanism, animal studies, critical theories of technology, environmental humanities, attention ecologies, popular media forms, and philosophies of desire.
Previous to this, I have held positions at the University of Melbourne, the University of Geneva, the University of Amsterdam, and the American University of Paris.
I am the author of:
After the Orgy: Toward a Politics of Exhaustion (SUNY, 2002)
Human Error: Species-Being and Media Machines (Minnesota, 2011)
Look at the Bunny: Totem, Taboo, Technology (Zero Books, 2013)
In Divisible Cities (Deal Letter Office / Punctum Press, 2013)
Infinite Distraction: Paying Attention to Social Media (Polity, 2016)
Humid, All Too Humid (Punctum, 2016)
Creaturely Love: How Desire Makes Us More, and Less, Than Human (Minnesota, 2017)
Sonic Intimacy: Voice, Species, Technics (Stanford, 2017)
The Humid Condition (Punctum, 2020)
Peak Libido: Sex, Ecology, and the Collapse of Desire (Polity, 2020).
I am also the co-author of:
Avoiding the Subject: Media, Culture, and the Object (Amsterdam UP, 2004), with Justin Clemens
Metagestures (Punctum, 2019), with Carla Nappi.