Speaker Series 2022

Epistemic Demeanors

A special event series convened by Dr. Reid Gómez and Dr. Ragini Tharoor Srinivasan, in conjunction with the Spring 2022 graduate seminar, SCCT 510: “Epistemic Demeanors, Interdisciplinarity as Storytelling.” Sponsored by the Graduate Program in Social, Cultural, and Critical Theory at the University of Arizona. All events will be held online and are open to the public.


Zahra Habib
Cosmic Language: Remixing our roles on Planet Earth through Music
February 17, 2022, 5:30pm - 7:00pm (Arizona Time)
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The Earth’s rotations create a symphony of infinite vibrations that ultimately support ongoing life on this planet. In a literal way, life and the existence of life is a musical process. If we were to process our ideal lives on... Read More
Pooja Rangan, Akshya Saxena, and Pavitra Sundar
Thinking, Doing, and Making with an Accent
March 2, 2022, 2:30pm-4:00pm (Arizona Time)
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A roundtable discussion and conversation featuring Pooja Rangan (Amherst College), Akshya Saxena (Vanderbilt University), and Pavitra Sundar (Hamilton College), co-editors, with... Read More
Patrick "Pato" Hebert
March 29, 2022, 4:00pm - 5:30pm (Arizona Time)
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Reading of COVID writings with Lingering images (All images “Untitled,” 2020-21):  About Lingering with/from Pato: “I am what is commonly known as a COVID ‘long hauler.’ I have been sick since the start of the pandemic. A year in, I... Read More
Rey Chow
The World According to Rey Chow
April 21, 2022, 10:00am - 11:30am (Arizona Time)
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An interactive workshop with literary and cultural theorist, Rey Chow (Andrew W. Mellon Distinguished Professor in the Humanities, Duke University).
Rey Chow is one of the most prominent intellectuals working in the... Read More