Events and Media

Upcoming talks and events – Spring 2021

*All of these events will be free online and most are open to all! Please email me (paper airplane icon at the bottom of the page) for links if they aren't here and you would like to attend. Times are US EST. I will put videos below if they are available. 

February 3, 2021: Book launch, Oakley Center Williams College 5:30 pm 

February 12, 2021: Metaphors we Die By, Think Fest Pakistan with Azra Raza 9 am

watch live / after here!

February 12, 2021: Book launch, Harvard Bookstore with Gauri Viswanathan 12 pm

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February 16, 2021: Book talk, Tufts University Center for South Asian and Indian Ocean Studies with Ayesha Jalal 12 pm

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February 23, 2021: Book talk, New York University Poetics and Theory 6 pm

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February 25, 2021: Book talk, Williams College with Chris Pye 7 pm

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February 26, 2021: Book launch, University of Toronto & Another Story bookstore with Alan Bewell, 5:30 pm

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March 3, 2021: Book talk, Queen Mary University of London with Kim Wagner, Churnjeet Mahn, Elizabeth Marcus, and Daniel Lee 10 am 

event page here!

March 4, 2021: Book launch, Bookculture New York with Brent Hayes Edwards 7:30 pm

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March 10, 2021: Book talk, Brown University 5:30 pm

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March 11, 2021: Keynote Roundtable, University of Chicago 2:30 pm 

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March 16, 2021: Book talk, Cambridge University UK 1 pm

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March 19, 2021: Book launch, Seminary Coop Bookstore with Leela Gandhi 1 pm 

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March 30, 2021: Book talk, Columbia University Committee on Global Thought with Joey Slaughter 12:30 pm

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April 7, 2021: Anti-Imperial Medicine in the Contact Zone, Rutgers University (Contagion/Contact zones/Untouchability Conference) 10 am 

April 12, 2021: Book talk, Racial Imaginary Institute and the New School with Jess Row 6 pm

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April 16, 2021: Book talk, New York University Postcolonial Race and Diaspora Studies with Sonya Posmentier 12 pm

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April 20, 2021: Book talk, Columbia University with Beth Povinelli 6pm

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April 26, 2021: Book talk, University of Colorado Boulder 5 pm

link here!

May 21, 2021: Experimental lecture at the Poetry Project with Jasbir K. Puar 8 pm

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Harvard Bookstore Launch
Harvard Bookstore Launch

Harvard Bookstore launch with Gauri Viswanathan

The Anti-Empire Project
The Anti-Empire Project

Epidemic Empire chat with Justin Podur (Anti-Empire Project and York U)

Tufts Center for South Asian and Indian
Tufts Center for South Asian and Indian

Epidemic Empire: Pandemic Implications Lecture at Tufts University

Metaphors We Die By
Metaphors We Die By

ThinkFest Pakistan lecture on poetry and the disease poetics of empire

U Chicago Press Interview
U Chicago Press Interview

Six Questions on Epidemic Empire

Journal of the History of Ideas 2
Journal of the History of Ideas 2

written interview with Anne Schult, editor of the JHI blog, in two parts

The East is a Podcast Interview
The East is a Podcast Interview

Discussing Epidemic Empire with Toronto pal Sina Rahmani

Journal of the History of Ideas 1
Journal of the History of Ideas 1

written interview with Anne Schult, editor of the JHI blog, in two parts

COVID-19 vulnerabilities
COVID-19 vulnerabilities

Roundtable at University of British Columbia

Williams Record Research Spotlight
Williams Record Research Spotlight

an article about Epidemic Empire, interview by Allison Geis

Brooklyn Institute for Social Research
Brooklyn Institute for Social Research

Epidemic and Metaphor discussion with Kali Handelman and Rebecca Ariel Porte

Important Bird Opera
Important Bird Opera

digital opera with Ryan Moritz for the New York Audubon Society