Jill Bennett

Jill Bennett is Professor and Director of the National Institute for Experimental Arts, she is also an Associate Dean of Research at College of Fine Arts at the University of New South Wales. Her books include Practical Aesthetics: Events, Affects and Art After 9/11 (IB Tauris Radical Art/Radical Aesthetics series, 2012); Empathic Vision: Affect, Trauma and Contemporary Art (Stanford University Press, 2005) as well as several new media monographs and a contribution to the DOCUMENTA 13 “100 Thoughts” series, Living in the Anthropocene (Hatje Cantz, 2011). She has co-curated a number of exhibitions including, most recently, Curating Cities: Sydney-Copenhagen (Customs House Sydney, 2011), part of an Australian Research Council funded project on public art and ecology.

Papers submitted to the Studies in Material Thinking Journal