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Marietta Radomska

Areas of interest

posthumanities, feminist philosophy, bioart, eco-art, continental philosophy, queer death studies, new materialisms, environmental humanities, Deleuze and Guattari studies, feminist science studies, animal studies, medical humanities.

PhD project


2017-present Postdoc at Tema Genus. Swedish Research Council International Postdoc Grant (3 years: 2017-2020) - project: "Ecologies of Death: Environment, Body and Ethics in Contemporary Art". Research institution abroad: University of Helsinki (2018-2020)

2016-2017 Postdoc at Tema Genus

2011-2016 PhD candidate at Tema Genus – Critical Life Studies Research Team, Department of Thematic Studies, Linköping University (supervisors: Dr. Jami Weinstein, Prof. Nina Lykke)
2009-2011 Research Master in Gender and Ethnicity Studies, Department of Media and Culture Studies, Utrecht University, NL (supervisor: Dr. Kathrin Thiele, second reader: Prof. Rosi Braidotti)
2006-2007 A six-month Erasmus scholarship at the Faculty of Arts and Philosophy, University of Burgundy, Dijon, France (main focus: philosophy and media studies)
2003-2008 MA in Philosophy specialised in Social Communication, Faculty of Social Sciences, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, PL (Supervisor: Prof. Marek Kwiek)

Academic activities

2017-present Co-chair of the GEXcel International Collegium for Advanced Transdisciplinary Gender Studies research strand "Death Studies - Queerfeminist Materialist Perspectives"

2017-present Founder of The Eco- and Bioart Research Network

2016-present Member of Queer Death Studies Network

2012-2014 Organiser of Tema Genus Seminars (together with Marie-Louise Holm and Tara Mehrabi)
2012-2016 Student representative at the Board of Tema Genus, Linköping University
2011-present Member of The Posthumanities Hub.


2009-2011 Huygens Scholarship Programme for Excellent Students (NUFFIC), Utrecht University, The Netherlands.
2007-2008 Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education Scholarship for Best Students.



2016-present Tutor in MSSc programme "Gender Studies - Intersectionality and Change" and undergraduate programme "Gender Studies - Intersectionality and Change" at the Centre for Gender Studies, Linköping University.

2013-2017 MSSc theses supervisor of five students at the Centre for Gender Studies, Linköping University.

2012-2014 Tutor in MSSc programme "Gender Studies - Intersectionality and Change" at the Centre for Gender Studies, Linköping University.



Selected conference presentations:

2015 "Machinic Assemblages of the Non/Living: Bioart and Uncontainable Life", presented at The 8th International Deleuze Studies Conference "The Daughters of Chaos: Practice, Discipline, A Life", Stockholm, Sweden, 29 June-1 July 2015.

2014 "Wasting Life: An Ethico-aesthetics of the Non/living", presented at the international conference "Life Matters: Affect, Sex, and Control", Linköping University, Sweden, 26-28 May 2014.

2013 “As the Non/Living Twitches: Bioart, Movement, and the Question of Life”, presented at “5th Beyond Humanism Conference: The Posthuman”, University of Roma 3, Rome, Italy; 11-14 September 2013

2012 "On the Monstrosity of the Semi-Living: Embodiment, Subjecthood and Ethics in the Context of Bioart", presented at the international conference "Sensualising Deformity: Communication and Construction of Monstrous Embodiment", University of Edinburgh, UK, 15-16 June 2012.

2012 "The Lesson of Tissue Cultures: Thinking the Radical Immanence of Life Through Bioart", presented at The Third Annual New Materialisms Conference: "Entanglements of New Materialisms", Linköping University, Sweden, 25-26 May 2012.

2012 "How does life come to matter through bioart? On ethico-zoonto-epistemology of transspecies relations", presented at the International Conference "Feminist Materialisms: Gender, Nature, Body, Materiality", University of Copenhagen, Denmark, 26-27 April 2012. 

2011 “Towards an Ecology of the Affective: Between Pain, Pleasure and Radical Body Modifications”, presented at The 4th International Deleuze Studies Conference "Creation, Crisis, Critique", Copenhagen Business School, Denmark, 27-29 June 2011.

2011 “Thinking Cartographies: Time, Space and Matter in New Feminist Materialism”, presented at the Netherlands Research School of Women's Studies conference ‘Doing Gender in the Netherlands: Discovering the Global in the Local’, Utrecht University, NL, 18 February 2011.

2010 “Feminist Lines of Flight and the Thought of Novelty”, presented at the International Conference “Gilles Deleuze’s Philosophy in the Contemporary Political Context”, Contemporary Art Centre in Vilnius, Lithuania, 2-3 December 2010.

2010 “Time, Space, Matter – on Cartography of Gilles Deleuze and Karen Barad”, presented at The 3rd International Deleuze Studies Conference “Connect, Continue, Create”, University of Amsterdam, NL, 12-14 July 2010.

2010 “Towards Politics of A Life”, presented at The Resonance(s): A Deleuze and Guattari Conference on Philosophy, Arts and Politics, Istanbul, Turkey, 8-10 July 2010.

2009 “How to Think Affirmative Biopolitics?”, presented at CONNECTdeleuze: Transdisciplinary Perspectives. 2nd International Deleuze Studies Conference, Cologne, Germany, 10-12 August 2009.

2008 “From Discipline to Control: Analysis of the Society in M. Foucault’s and G. Deleuze’s Writings”, presented at „One or several Deleuzes?”: The 1st International Deleuze Studies Conference, Cardiff, UK, 11-13 August 2008.


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