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Larisa Kingston Mann DJing at a sound board and turntable
April 11, 2019

Imagine Otherwise: Larisa Kingston Mann on DJ Dreams and Radical Publics

I interview DJ and media studies professor Larisa Kingston Mann about how radical music communities navigate copyright law and colonial legacies; how Larisa’s work as a DJ and music event organizer taught her how to… Continue Reading

Nadine Hubbs playing a yellow guitar
March 28, 2019

Imagine Otherwise: Nadine Hubbs on Listening Queerly

For this week's Imagine Otherwise episode, I got to have a really fascinating conversation with musician and scholar Nadine Hubbs about why American classical music owes its existence to gay social networks; how Latinx millennials… Continue Reading

Marisol LeBrón wearing a blue checked shirt and glasses in front of a bookcase
March 14, 2019

Imagine Otherwise: Marisol LeBrón on an Anti-Colonial Abolitionist Praxis

Episode 84 of the Imagine Otherwise podcast is out! I interview Latinx studies scholar Marisol LeBrón about how police violence and Hurricane Maria reveal the fraught colonial relationship between Puerto Rico and the US government,… Continue Reading

Editing Footnotes - Sculpture and water fountain made of books
March 13, 2019

A Farewell to Ibid.: Editing Footnotes

I'm heading to Providence, Rhode Island in a few weeks where Ideas on Fire is teaming up with Grey Editing to lead a session on a fabulously nerdy topic: editing footnotes! We'll be at the… Continue Reading

Jade S. Sasser wearing a black blazer
February 28, 2019

Imagine Otherwise: Jade S. Sasser on Reproductive Justice and Climate Change

In this week's Imagine Otherwise episode, I interview gender and health studies scholar Jade S. Sasser about how the long racist and sexist histories of population control shape current-day climate change debates and global health policy,… Continue Reading

Jessica Nydia Pabón-Colón wearing a blue blazer and teal glasses against a colorfully painted wall
February 14, 2019

Imagine Otherwise: Jessica Nydia Pabón-Colón on Women Graffiti Artists

Episode 82 of the Imagine Otherwise podcast is up! I interview performance studies scholar and arts activist Jessica Nydia Pabón-Colón about how women graffiti writers perform feminism on the global stage; who is excluded from… Continue Reading

How to Write a Great Speaker or Author Bio - Black notebook and teal pen
February 6, 2019

New article: How to Write a Great Speaker or Author Bio

I have a new article out on how to write a speaker or author bio that reach the communities you want. How to Write a Great Speaker or Author Bio Your bio is often people’s… Continue Reading

Alyshia Gálvez wearing a navy shirt and gold hoop earrings
January 31, 2019

Imagine Otherwise: Alyshia Gálvez on NAFTA and Transnational Food Justice

In episode 81 of the Imagine Otherwise podcast, I interview cultural and medical anthropologist Alyshia Gálvez about how NAFTA has changed the food practices and health outcomes for Mexican and Mexican American populations, advice for… Continue Reading