Prof. Dr. Margarita Tsomou has a doctorate in cultural studies and works from Berlin as author, dramaturge, moderator, curator and professor. She co-founded the pop-feminist Missy Magazine in 2008, is curator of Theory and Discourse at HAU Hebbel am Ufer in Berlin and Professor of Contemporary Theater at Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences. Two of her recent curatorial works are f.ex. Thinking #unteilbar – a public think tank at HAU-Hebbel am Ufer and the event series of the Apatride Society in the discursive program of Paul B. Preciado at Documenta 14. She publishes and conducts research on queer feminism and sexuality, political art, performance theory, new media and democracy theory.

Margarita Tsomou will be a speaker at the Festival opening NEW UNIONS: CONNECTING PERIPHERIES.