Arthur Kroker

Arthur Kroker is Canada Research Chair in Technology, Culture, and Theory, Professor of Political Science, co-editor of CTheory and the director of the Pacific Centre for Technology and Culture (PACTAC) at the University of Victoria, BC. His most recent books are Body Drift: Butler, Hayles, Haraway (University of Minnesota Press, 2012) and Exits to the Posthuman Future (Polity Press, 2014). His book publications include, among others, THe Will to Technology and the Culture of Nihilism: Heidegger, Nietzsche, and Marx (University of Toronto Press, 2004), The Possessed Individual (St. Martin's Press, 1992), Spasm (St. Martin's Press, 1983), and Data Trash: The Theory of the Virtual Class, with Michael A. Weinstein (St. Martin's Press, 1994).

Marilouise Kroker

Marilouise Kroker is Senior Research Scholar at the Pacific Centre for Technology and Culture (PACTAC), University of Victoria, BC, and co-editor of CTheory. She is the author, with Arthur Kroker, of Hacking the Future (1996). She has co-edited and written introductions for numerous anthologies, including Digital Delirium (1997), Body Invaders (1987), and The Last Sex (1993) -- all published by St. Martin's Press. In addition, Kroker has performed and written texts for a series of videos by the video artist/musician Jackson 2bears, including Code Drift, Life by Computer, Slow Suicide, and, most recently, with Arthur Kroker, After the Drones.