Marshall Battani is Assistant Professor of Sociology at Grand Valley State University, Michigan.
Lisa Tamiris Becker is Director of the CU Art Galleries and the Colorado Collection, University of Colorado at Boulder.
Lauren Berlant is Professor of English at the University of Chicago.
Andrea Fraser, an artist, lives in New York City.
The GALA Committee is a collaborative artist/activist/product design team comprised primarily of students and faculty from the University of Georgia and CalArts; its members are listed at the conclusion of chapter 7.
Jennifer Gonzales is Assistant Professor of Art History, University of California - Santa Cruz.
John R. Hall is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Center for History, Society, and Culture, University of California - Davis.
Darnell Hunt is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Center for African American Studies, University of California - Los Angeles.
Martin Jay is Professor of History at the University of California - Berkeley.
Max Kauffmann is affiliated with RTMark.
Mary Kelly is Professor of Art at the University of California - Los Angeles.
Allan Sekula is a photographer based in Los Angeles.
Gregory Sholette is an artist, writer, and Chair of the Master of Arts in Arts Administration Program at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Jon Simons is Lecturer in Critical Theory, Postgraduate School of Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, University of Nottingham.
Lenore Stanley is affiliated with RTMark.
Blake Stimson is Assistant Professor of Art History and Co-Director of the Critical Theory Program at the University of California - Davis.
Anneke Voorhees is Curatorial Assistant, Modern & Contemporary Art, Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts, Stanford University.
Robin Wagner-Pacifici is Professor of Sociology at Swarthmore College.