— MA–Latin American Studies,
Ph.D. Student–Anthropology (Sociocultural-Visual)
The state of democracy presents a problem similar to the old alchemists’ puzzle: how can one make both a universal solvent and a vessel in which to contain it? -C.D. Lummis "
Practical philosophy (ethical/value regimes, politics/the political, aesthetics), crisis/transformation, affect, hope, semiopraxis/the body, materialism, emergence, discourse, plural epistemologies, democratic process, inequality, symmetrical anthropology, development/buen vivir, political economy/ ecology, (counter-)hegemony, consensus/dissensus, memory/anticipation; visual/sensory ethnography, collaborative methods; Latin America, Guatemala