Alexander R. Galloway

Alexander R. Galloway is a writer and computer programmer. An associate professor of media, culture, and communication at New York University, he is the author of four books on media and cultural theory, including most recently The Interface Effect (Polity Press, 2012). Galloway has given over a hundred lectures across the U.S. and internationally. He is recipient of a number of grants and awards that include a Creative Capital grant (2006) and a Golden Nica in the 2002 Prix Ars Electronica (Linz, Austria). His publications have been translated into German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Swedish, and Polish. In his future works he intends to focus more closely on French philosophy and the continental tradition.