Ferment Radio

#9: Thinking of difference, differently (with Deboleena Roy)

November 13, 2020 Aga Pokrywka Season 1 Episode 9
Ferment Radio
#9: Thinking of difference, differently (with Deboleena Roy)
Show Notes

Neuroscience, molecular biology, feminist science and technology studies, feminist theory, postcolonial studies, and reproductive justice movements. This all comes together in the work of feminist scientist Deboleena Roy. In the 9th episode of Ferment Radio, we will ponder about change inspired by microscopic organisms. From that perspective, evolution seems to be more of a collaboration than competition; taxonomic classifications of organisms are less hierarchical and more rhizomatic; and humans are not the center of the world, as it is commonly thought. You can learn more about this in Deboleena’s book "Molecular Feminisms: Biology, Becomings, and Life in the Lab".