Peer-Reviewed Publications

Mitchell, Audra, and Aadita Chaudhury. “Worlding beyond ‘the’ ‘End’ of ‘the World’: White Apocalyptic Visions and BIPOC Futurisms.” International Relations, August 18, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1177/0047117820948936.

“Strategic Essentialism and the Celebrity in Absentia of the Indigenous of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands in the Indian social imaginary” in Indigenous Celebrity by Robert Innes and Jennifer Adese (editors), University of Manitoba Press (forthcoming). 

Manuscripts in preparation

 

“Translating Fiery Landscapes: Boundary-Work, Discourse and Economies of Attention in the Work of Fire Ecologists”

 

Academic Presentations

“Tracing Flows and Alchemical Transformations of “Phlogiston” in Contemporary Fire/Combustion Narratives.” presented at the Society for Social Studies of Science/European Association for the Study of Science and Technology (4SEASST) Conference, August 18, 2020. 

“Translating Fiery Landscapes: Boundary-Work, Discourse and Economies of Attention in the Work of Fire Ecologists.” presented at the Society for Social Studies of Science (4S) Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, September 6, 2019.

“Chasing Fires.” presented at Narrative Science in Techno-Environments: Integrating History of Science with Environmental History and Humanities, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, United Kingdom, July 19, 2019. https://www.narrative-science.org/events-narrative-science-project-workshops-environment.html.

“Fire as Companion Species: Fighting Fire vs. Caring for Fire.” presented at the Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment (ASLE) Conference, Davis, California, United States, June 27, 2019.

“Fire as Companion Species: Speculative Futures in Fire Ecologies and More-Than-Human Relationalities in a Changing Climate.” presented at the Society for Social Studies of Science (4S) Conference, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, August 30, 2018. 

“Trickster Epistemologies and Worldviews in Twin Peaks.” Presented at the Society for Social Studies of Science (4S) Conference, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, September 2, 2017.

“STS as a Trickster Discipline: Potentials and Futurisms.” presented at the Northeast Science and Technology Studies (NESTS) Annual Conference, Toronto, Canada, April 21, 2017.

“The Naturecultures of Lyme Disease in North America.” Presented at the Society for Social Studies of Science/European Association for the Study of Science and Technology (4S/EASST) Conference, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, September 1, 2016.

“Canada’s War on Science and the Role of the Diversified Media.” Presented at the International Conference on “Crony Journalism: Redefining Journalistic Practices,” Santiniketan, West Bengal, India, January 18, 2014.

Invited Talks

Invited speaker at the “Electrifying Women” panel at the British Society for History of Science (BSHS) Global Digital History of Science Festival (Online Event). July 9, 2020

Invited speaker on “Academic Trajectories and Historians of Science in Science Communication” at Virtual HistSTM Community (Online Event). July 2, 2020.

Plenary speaker at Anthropocene Campus Melbourne, organized by the Alfred Deakin Institute for Citizenship and Globalization, Deakin University, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. September 6, 2018

Discussant, at talk by Zoe Todd: “Fishy Futures – Refracting the Future” at the Technoscience Salon, University of Toronto, February 2, 2018

Invited speaker/"provocateur" at the Engineering Change Lab, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. June 9, 2017. 

Invited speaker at the Toronto March for Science, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, April 21, 2017. https://sciencemarchto.ca/.

Writing for anthropology and STS blogs

“Exploring Anthropologies of Medicine and Health across Borders at 4S 2018.” Somatosphere (blog), October 8, 2018. http://somatosphere.net/2018/sts-across-borders.html/.

“The Sounds of STS: In Conversation with Prof. Stefan Helmreich.” Platypus (blog). Accessed May 13, 2019. http://blog.castac.org/2018/06/the-sounds-of-sts-in-conversation-with-prof-stefan-helmreich/.

Podcast Episodes

“Interview with Ulrike Felt” in Technoscience. April 23, 2020. https://technoscience.zencast.website/episodes/4.

“Interview with Wen-Hua Kuo” in Technoscience. March 27, 2020. 
https://technoscience.zencast.website/episodes/2.

"Laughing Disparagingly at the Google Memo Dude with Aadita Chaudhury" in Hannah McGregor's Secret Feminist Agenda. October 13, 2017. https://secretfeministagenda.com/2017/10/13/episode-13-laughing-disparagingly-at-the-google-memo-dude-with-aadita-chaudhury/.

Science Writing

“How To Decolonize Your Science Curriculum.” How We Get To Next, March 28, 2019. https://howwegettonext.com/how-to-decolonize-your-science-curriculum-9d66e02ce9e.

“Women and Technology: An Ever-Evolving Relationship.” Science Borealis. March 26, 2015. http://blog.scienceborealis.ca/women-and-technology-an-ever-evolving-relationship/.

“Ringing in the New Year with…Light.” Science Borealis. January 5, 2015. http://blog.scienceborealis.ca/ringing-in-the-new-year-with-light/ .

“Space Exploration (or, Engineering on a Budget).” (with Sri Ray-Chauduri) Science Borealis. October 14, 2014. http://blog.scienceborealis.ca/space-exploration-or-engineering-on-a-budget/.

“What Does Ebola Have to Do with Engineering?” (with Sri Ray-Chauduri) Science Borealis. August 5, 2014. http://blog.scienceborealis.ca/what-does-ebola-have-to-do-with-engineering/.

“Engineering the Earth.” Science Borealis. April 28, 2014. http://blog.scienceborealis.ca/engineering-the-earth/.

“So What, Exactly, Does an Engineer Do?” Science Borealis. February 3, 2014. http://blog.scienceborealis.ca/so-what-exactly-does-an-engineer-do/.


Editorials

“Why White Supremacists and Hindu Nationalists Are so Alike.” Al Jazeera, December 13, 2018. https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/white-supremacists-hindu-nationalists-alike-181212144618283.html.
 

© 2019 by Aadita Chaudhury