About

a place for some things that don’t otherwise have a home – words, sounds, images, words with images, words with sounds …


I am interested in unruly subjects:

Concepts – or forms – that move, doing work in and on the world 

Things not easily classifiable or that hover at the outer limits of the sensible

Things that put pressure on disciplinary boundaries

That which is taken for granted 

Or that which appears taken for granted but, read against the grain, glitches, becoming an otherwise

I am a faculty member in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Texas at Austin. Academic writing can be found here.