Publications

Peer-reviewed journal articles

(revise and resubmit) Smallness and small-device heuristics: Scaling fog catchers down and up in Lima, Peru. Social Anthropology/Anthropologie Sociale.

(accepted/in press) The promise of fog capture: Ground-touching clouds as a material (im)possibility in Peru. Cultural Anthropology.

2022. Speculative relations in Lima: Encounters with the limits of fog capture and ethnography. HAU: Journal of Ethnographic Theory 12 (2): 468-481.

2022. Water in atmospheric suspension: Contact zones between ethnography and speculative realism. Social Analysis: The International Journal of Anthropology 66 (2): 62-84.

2022. Displacing (in)formality: Endangered species, endangered city, and unstable grounds of comparison. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 28 (2): 516-536.

2022. Experimenting with fog: Environmental infrastructures, infrastructuring environments, and the infrastructure of infrastructure. Environment and Planning E: Nature and Space (ahead of print).

2022. Exploring the extra-planetary: Social studies of outer space. Co-authored with P. Timko, K. Korpershoek, and A. Szolucha. Anthropology Today 38 (3): 9-12.

2021. Ecology of capture: Creating land titles out of thin air in coastal Peru. Ethnos: Journal of Anthropology (ahead of print).

2021. The (ontological) politics of fog capture in Lima, Peru. Anthropology Today 37 (1): 13-16.


Chapters in edited volumes

(revise and resubmit) Urban fog oasis conservation: Endangerment, invasiones and informal urbanization in Lima. In Urban Natures, edited by F. Edwards, I. N. Pettersen, and L. A. Popartan. New York: Berghahn.

2021. Anthropology of Infrastructures. In The International Encyclopedia of Anthropology, ed. H. Callan, 1-8. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell.


Online writing

2022. Speculations on Islamic sonic-aeolian cosmotechnics. Co-authored with S. Tettner. Fragmentary Institute of Comparative Timelines. [pdf]

2021. Infrastructuralizing outer space, un-earthing anthropology. Antroperspektiv. [pdf]

2020. Atmospheric failure. Allegra. [pdf]

2020. When things don’t hold: Failure, breakdown, and dysfunction. Co-authored with R. Berisha and L. Mafizzoli. Allegra. [pdf]

2020. Attunements to fog: Capture as an idiom for more-than-human entanglements. NatureCulture. [pdf]


Reviews

2022. Anthropology against, of, and with data practices. Anthropology Book Forum 8 (1). [pdf]

2021. Living Water, living with lively waters. Allegra. [pdf]

2021. Fallout, security, and alternative planetary futures. Anthropology Book Forum 7 (1). [pdf]

2021. Hannah Knox, Thinking Like a Climate: Governing a City in Times of Environmental Change. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, pp. 328, 2020. The Cambridge Journal of Anthropology 39 (1): 152-153.

2021. Aeolian politics and the duograph. Anthropology Book Forum 7 (1). [pdf]

2021. Multiple nature-cultures, diverse anthropologies. Ethnos: Journal of Anthropology 86 (1): 193-195.

2020. Were, Graeme. 2019. How materials matter: design, innovation and materiality in the Pacific. New York: Berghahn Books. 212 pp. Hb.: US$120.00. ISBN: 9781789202014. Social Anthropology/Anthropologie Sociale 28 (1): 207-208.