Joanna Zylinska is a writer, lecturer, artist, and curator, currently working as Professor of New Media and Communications at Goldsmiths, University of London. The author of six books—including Nonhuman Photography (MIT Press, 2017, forthcoming) and Minimal Ethics for the Anthropocene (Open Humanities Press, 2014)—she is also a translator of Stanislaw Lem's philosophical treatise, Summa Technologiae (Minnesota UP, 2013). In 2013 she was Artistic Director of Transitio_MX05 Biomediations, the biggest Latin American new media festival, which took place in Mexico City. Her own artistic practice involves various experiments with photomedia. She is also currently exploring "the end of man" in all its tragicomical aspects.