Professor Emerita of Communication, University of Texas at Austin.. Concurrently, Wolfgang Kohler Professor of Media and Performance Studies, European Graduate School (EGS). Performance artist. New Media artist. Writer of medical diagnostic software. Researcher in the neurology of vision and hearing. Author. Critical and Cultural theoretician. Lecturer. Recording engineer and producer. Mother, grandmother, widow, kin. There’s an existential dimension implied by this post’s question, but we’ll leave that to the biographers.