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ISA, Friday, February 20th

Friday, February 20

4:00 PM
5:45 PM

FD57: Making Bodies International


Abstract and Keywords

Building on the publication of "Making Things International" and the on-going project on embodiment in IR, this project takes a fresh look at how bodies and their constitutive elements are imbricated in the international field. Looking at bodies themselves and how they move and are influenced by international dynamics, the technology and international regime regarding the circulation of blood, the disposal of corpses, and the role of microbes, bringing insights from the affective and corporeal turn to IR.

Technology; Sociology; Affect; Biopolitics; Technology (New/Modern/Innovation)

Earlier Event: February 18
ISA, Wednesday, February 18th
Later Event: February 21
ISA, Saturday February 21, 2015