What HASTAC Has Taught Me About Love in the Academy

The following is a transcript of the talk I gave at #HASTAC2013 this year. I was on a panel with other HASTAC Scholars – Fiona Barnett, Viola Lasmana, Ernesto Priego, Alexis Lothian, and Jesse Stommel – that was celebrating the 5-year anniversary of the Scholars program and exploring the question of creating communities online. I… Read More What HASTAC Has Taught Me About Love in the Academy

An Astounding Display of Ladybrainz (Pt 1): Feminist Infrastructures and Technocultures

I was in San Diego this weekend for the Feminist Infrastructures and Technocultures conference, an assembly of scholars for the UC FemTechNet: a loose network of feminists doing work in technology-related fields ranging from science, technology, and medicine studies (ST&MS) to the digital humanities. Since feminism was both the organizing principle and theme of the… Read More An Astounding Display of Ladybrainz (Pt 1): Feminist Infrastructures and Technocultures

Lecture Notes: Kim Hall, “Toward a Queer Crip Feminist Politics of Food,” at UCSB

Storify by Amanda Phillips Mon, Apr 22 2013 23:52:54 April 22, 2013 University of California, Santa Barbara This is an unabridged version of my lecture notes from “Toward a Queer Crip Feminist Politics of Food.” Apologies for inaccuracies/omissions/misattribution – Hall’s talk was incredibly rich and I struggled to keep up with condensing everything to 140… Read More Lecture Notes: Kim Hall, “Toward a Queer Crip Feminist Politics of Food,” at UCSB