#BlueGirl

The goal of this project is to shed light on the issue of self-immolation involving young women in the Middle East and Central Asia, through the lens of survivors’ stories. The vast majority of those undertaking the act are young, married women and the majority of self-immolations involving women in this region occur in the …

XenoFuturism: A Proposal for a Liminal Futurism

The Xenofuturist Manifesto enumerates a set of tools for hybrid beings whose desire leads to a sense of spatiality, temporality and futurity outside of diaspora. Rejection suffuses the diasporic experience and prevents the union of subjects who share the condition. The manifesto imagines conduits through which subjects can avert the rejection and isolation that creates …