Published on June 18th, 2016 | by LTWF0
Dr Rebekka Kill
Dr Rebekka Kill is Associate Dean of Student Experience at Central St Martins college. During her career she has taught in a range of further and higher education contexts in both studio practice and also in critical and historical studies.
Dr Kill has published academic texts on festival performance, disciplinary pedagogy, practice as research and academic identity construction. Her publications also include co-authoring with students and publishing in non-academic contexts such as blogs, fanzines and catalogues.
She is a practicing visual and performance artist and works as a nightclub DJ.
Her PhD was titled ŒAcademic Identity in the Arts: Dialogue, Co-existence and a Pedagogy of Potentiality¹.
Rebekka joins the opening night line-up of Louder Than Words 2016 (Friday 11th November) with her animated show ‘Facebook is like Disco and Twitter is like Punk’. This TED style show, presents over 200 animated slides while Dr Kill DJs live using seven inch vinyl records. The show will then splice into a full DJ set ensuring we celebrate the culmination of our opening night in appropriate style!
Dr Kill will also be contributing to our panel discussion on Festivals during Saturday 12th November.