The Second Annual Post-Human Network Graduate Student Conference
Post-Human Politics: Inheriting from 1968
February 23-24, 2018
Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona
Keynote Speaker: Kavita Philip, Professor of History, University of California, Irvine
"The Pirate Function: Developmental Lag, Illegitimate Generation, and Posthuman Contingency"
Friday, February 23, 3:30 pm
Wrigley Hall L1-04
Kavita Philip is Associate Professor of History with affiliate faculty positions in Anthropology and Informatics at UCI. She has worked in environmental studies, colonial history, postcolonial studies, history of technology, political economy, and science fiction studies. She is author of Civilizing Natures (2003 and 2004), and co-editor of four volumes, curating interdisciplinary work in radical history, political science, art, activism, gender, and public policy. She has a Ph.D. in Science and Technology Studies from Cornell, an M.S. in Physics from the University of Iowa, and a B.Sc. in Physics (with Chemistry and Mathematics minors) from the University of Madras, India.