On conferences

Over a  more than a month ago, I wanted to write about the ISA post-trump executive ban. This would be my second failed attempt this (academic) year to attend a conference in the US. I went through thinking hole, of what made it important initially to think that “I had to” attend at least one […]

The Conference as Field

I tracked down this post, as a spin off from hearing one of Léopold Lambert’s podcasts with A. L. Stoler. In it, she briefly mentions her project on philosophy and fieldwork, and that with some web flaneuring brought me here. Something -I guess- we all know and don’t talk about: reportlessness. The Metcalf Report D. […]