TABOO - TRANSGRESSION - TRANSCENDENCE
in Art & Science
26-28 May 2017, Ionian University, Corfu Greece
Polona Tratnik, Ph.D., is Dean of Alma Mater Europaea – Institutum Studiorum Humanitatis, Faculty and Research Institute for Humanities, Ljubljana, where she is a Professor and Head of Research as well. She also teaches courses at the Faculty for Media and Communication at Sigidinum University in Serbia, at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design of the University of Ljubljana, at the Faculty of Education of the University of Maribor and at the Faculty for Design of the University of Primorska. She was a Fulbright Visiting Scholar and a Guest Professor at the University of California Santa Cruz (2012). She was a Guest Professor as well at the Capital Normal University Bejing (China), at the Faculty for Art and Design Helsinki TAIK (Finland), and at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (Mexico City). She is president of the Slovenian Society of Aesthetics (since 2011) and an Executive Committee Member of the International Association of Aesthetics. She has authored seven monographs, including the Hacer-vivir más allá del cuerpo y del medio (Mexico City: Herder, 2013) and Conquest of Body. Biopower with Biotechnology (Springer, 2017).