Vered Maimon is a Senior Lecturer in the Art History Department at Tel Aviv University. Her essays  on the history and theory of photography and contemporary art appeared in October, Oxford Art Journal, History of Photography, Art History, Third Text, and TDR: The Drama Review. She is the author of Singular Images, Failed Copies: William Henry Fox Talbot and the Early Photograph (University of Minnesota Press, 2015), and co-editor of Communities of Sense: Rethinking Aesthetics and Politics (Duke University Press, 2009), and Activestills: Photography as Protest in Palestine/Israel (Pluto Press, 2016).