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Erin Manning (theorist)

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Region  Western Philosophy
Name  Erin Manning

Role  Philosopher
Areas of interest  Sense
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Main interests  movement, senses, micropolitics, research-creation
Philosophical era  Contemporary philosophy, 20th-century philosophy
Schools of thought  Radical empiricism, Process philosophy
Influenced by  Gilles Deleuze, Felix Guattari
Books  Relationscapes, Politics of touch, Portrait and Candid Photogra, Ephemeral territories
Similar People  Brian Massumi, Gilles Deleuze, Felix Guattari, Gilbert Simondon, Alfred North Whitehead

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Erin Manning (born 1969) is a Canadian cultural theorist and political philosopher as well as a practicing artist in the areas of dance, fabric design, and interactive installation. Manning's research spans the fields of art, political theory, and philosophy. She received her Ph.D in Political Philosophy from University of Hawaii in 2000. She currently teaches in the Concordia University Fine Arts Faculty.


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Manning is founder and director of the SenseLab, a research-creation laboratory affiliated with Hexagram: Institute for Research/Creation in Media Arts and Technology in Montreal. She collaborates with Brian Massumi. They co-edit a book series at MIT Press entitled Technologies of Lived Abstraction and are founding members of the editorial collective of the Sense Lab journal Inflexions: A Journal of Research Creation.

Manning is frequently giving workshops and lectures at universities and other institutions, including but not limited to the Zürcher Hochschule der Künste (Zurich University of the Arts) (with Brian Massumi), the European Graduate School in Saas-Fee, the Dance Bar (International Dance Programme) in Sweden, and the University of California at Berkeley.

Works as author

  • Ephemeral Territories: Representing Nation, Home, and Identity in Canada (University of Minnesota Press, 2003) (ISBN 0816639256)
  • Politics of Touch: Sense, Movement, Sovereignty (University of Minnesota Press, 2007) (ISBN 0816648441)
  • Relationscapes: Movement, Art, Philosophy (MIT Press, 2009) (ISBN 978-0-262-13490-3)
  • Always More Than One: Individuation's Dance (Duke University Press, 2013) (ISBN 978-0-8223-5334-8)
  • Thought in the Act: Passages in the Ecology of Experience (with Brian Massumi; University of Minnesota Press, 2014) (ISBN 0816679673)
  • References

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