Isabell Lorey, political scientist, teaches political theory, social sciences, cultural and gender studies as a visiting professor at the Humboldt Uni- versity Berlin, the Vienna University and the Basel University. She cur- rently works on the occupy and democracy-movements in Europe and the US. Lorey has published texts on feminist and political theory, and particularly: critiques on intersectionality, critical whiteness studies, po- litical immunization, and precarization of work and life. Latest publica- tions: Her studies on Roman struggles of order, the Plebeian, concepts of community and immunization were published in Figuren des Immunen. Elemente einer politischen Theorie with diaphanes, Zürich 2011. She co- edited Inventionen 1. Gemeinsam. Prekär. Potentia. Kon-/Disjunktion. Ereignis. Transversalität. Queere Assemblagen, together with Roberto Ni- gro and Gerald Raunig, Zürich: diaphanes 2011 (for the English version see the multilingual webjournal transversal ‘Inventions’, http://eipcp.net/transversal/0811). She also co-edited the issue of trans- versal on the world wide movements of occupation and assemblies in 2011, http://eipcp.net/transversal/1011. In May 2012 her book Die Regier- ung der Prekären will be published with Turia + Kant in Vienna. Find more here: www.eipcp.net/bio/lorey.