UNDINE SELLBACH is an artist, philosopher and writer. She lectures in the Department of Media, Music and Cultural Studies, Macquarie University. Her work explores life, gender, instinct, ethics, ethology and performance. She is currently editing The Edinburgh Companion to Animal Studies (with Lynn Turner and Ron Broglio) and writing a book on the Entomological Imagination (with Stephen Loo). She is author of the children’s book The Floating Islands (2006).
STEPHEN LOO is Professor of Architecture and Director of CxI (Creative Exchange Institute) and ACIPA (Academy of Creative Industries and Performing Arts) at the University of Tasmania. His recent publications include Deleuze and Architecture with Hélène Frichot; essays on the relationship between insects, instincts and ethics in Angelaki and Parallax and a forthcoming book with Undine Sellbach; and an edited volume on Poetic Biopolitics with Peg Rawes and Tim Matthews.