Profile:
Esther Leslie

Esther Leslie is Professor of Political Aesthetics at Birkbeck, University of London. She has a particular engagement with the works of Walter Benjamin and Theodor Adorno, but has also written widely on the poetics of science, European literary and visual modernism and avant gardes, animation, colour and madness. Her latest book is Liquid Crystals: The Science and Art of a Fluid Form (2016).