Biography

What kind of listening is possible, or useful? Where and how can posthumanism help revise an approach to human rights—in terms what it means to be a body now, but also what you do with it?

Mendelsohn studied visual art and anthropology at the University of Chicago, and the legacy of Austro-fascism in public space as a Fulbright Fellow in Vienna. Mendelsohn has worked as an editor, researcher, and an educator, and has presented performances and hybrid documentary work at places like Künstlerhaus Halle für Kunst und Medien, Graz; Links Hall, Chicago; The Darling Foundry, Montreal; Anthology Film Archives and Dixon Place, New York; Kunsthalle Wien and WUK, Vienna. Mendelsohn co-produces Reconnaissance, an audio documentary series exploring the construction of narratives in political life.

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