D. N. Rodowick is Glen A. Lloyd Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago, where he teaches in the departments of Cinema and Media Studies and Visual Arts. He is the author of numerous essays as well as nine books, including most recently, An Education in Judgment: Hannah Arendt and the Humanities (University of Chicago Press, 2021). Before coming to the University of Chicago, he was William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Visual and Environmental Studies and Director of the Carpenter Center for Visual Arts at Harvard University. Rodowick is also a curator, and an award-winning experimental filmmaker and video artist. With Victor Burgin, he was awarded in 2016 a Mellon Collaborative Fellowship at the Richard and Mary L. Gray Center for Arts and Inquiry, University of Chicago, to produce new video work. He is also a member of the International Association of Art Critics and the Arts Club of Chicago.