Dr. Angelika Seppi is a philosopher and art historian. She completed her PhD at the University of Vienna with a thesis on the relation between writing and justice. Since 2014 she has worked as a research assistant at the Cluster of Excellence Image Knowledge Gestaltung. An Interdisciplinary Labororatory, Humboldt-Universität, Berlin. Her research focusses on the history and critique of metaphysics with respect to its impact on aesthetic, ethical and political questions of the present. Her postdoctoral dissertation investigates the conceptual line that leads from habitus to milieu, aiming at developing a theory of the formalizations of the lively world.