Alexandra Mason completed her Master’s degree at CUNY’s School for Labor and Urban Studies and her undergraduate degree at The New School. She has given talks in Europe and the US, including WORM’s Regenerative Feedback festival in Rotterdam and NYC’s Issue Project Room, Seattle’s Red May 2017, and helped lead 2018’s Class of Interpretation in Prague. Her work spans various topics including cultural criticism, social movements within America, and, more recently, the nature of the libidinal economy in regards to personal and collective forms of desire. Alexandra has worked on various projects with Anon, an altwoke collective.
There is a difference between the body and the flesh, as Hortense Spillers has noted. What we consider to be the body is synonymous with legal personhood while the flesh (a category to which undisting...