• Profile:

    I am a teacher and writer whose work crosses boundaries between art, anthropology, and philosophy. To this end, I also run a Summer school on the Adriatic island called Step Not Beyond. I have previously taught at Reed College, Columbia University, Rutgers University, and the School of Visual Arts. 

    Degrees Held:

    PhD, Anthropology, Columbia University, 2007. 

    Recent Publications:

    "Emanationist Spell (with Clarice Lispector)", Comparative and Continental Philosophy Journal, 2019

    "Putting-Into-Orbit: On Tomas Saraceno", Exhibition Catalogue, 2016

    Elemental Dissapearances, Punctum, 2016

    Phantom Territoriality, Bloomsbury, 2013

    Research Interests:

    Visual Arts, Philosophy, Anthropology, Ecology

    Awards And Honors:

    Zolberg Insitute on Migration and Mobility, Faculty Research Award

    Current Courses:

    Archipelagos & Utopias

    Archipelagos & Utopias (Fall 2019)