Postdoctoral fellow at McGill University, working on money, sex & work on the platform economy
PhD in Communication/MA in Media Studies. Concordia University
Research interests: labor, money, pornography, financial discrimination, domesticity, platformization, social reproduction, design justice, art-based research, governance, water, annhilation.
- June 16: Sex and Visibility in the Digital Sphere, with Lotte de Jong and Sarrita Hunn @ Rosa [Berlin]
- June 2: Suppressing Sex, panel with Carolina Are, Susanna Paasonen, Hanne M. Stegeman & Emilija Jokubauskaitė @ Global Perspectives on Platforms & Cultural Production, UvA [Amsterdam]
- May 27: Workshop: Creative methods on digital intimacies, with Jamie Hakim and James Cummings @ IDA, University of Turku [Turku]
- January 28: Transmediale: Symposium: This is Not Anarchy, This is Chaos **video**
- April 29: Digital Economies | Digital Intimacies, at NCAD - Dublin
- April 15-16: Libidinal economies of contemporary capitalism workshop at Finance and Society Network
- April 6: On-Demand Intimacy: The Cost and Value of Intimate Exchanges on Chaturbate and OnlyFans at Uncommon Economies: Successes, failures, and the circulation of values - CITO Brown Bag Series-video
- Feb 10: Engaging with Online Sex Work//video here
- Interview on Neural.it
publications + exhibitions
- Currently Off-Sight, developed with Lotte de Jong in the context of Excavations: Governance Archaeology for the Future of the Internet and exhibited at the 16th Internet Governance Forum
- Maintenance Play. In N. Atanasoski & N. Parvin (Eds.), Technocreep and the Politics of Things Not Seen (forthcoming).
- Maintenance Pornography. In D. Della Ratta, G. Lovink, T. Numerico, & P. Sarram (Eds.), The Aesthetics and Politics of the Online Self. Palgrave Macmillan (2021).
- “Pornografía de Mantención.” RCL: Revista de Comunicação e Linguagens, Novos Media Habituais, no. 55 (2021).
- “Tokens.” Presented at V2, Rotterdam. 2020. In collaboration with Lotte de Jong.
- “There’s something compelling about real life”: Technologies of security and acceleration on Chaturbate-Social Media + Society,
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