The Politics of Contamination

Sudeep Dasgupta

Biography

Sudeep Dasgupta

Sudeep Dasgupta is Associate Professor in the Department of Media Studies, the Amsterdam School of Cultural Analysis (ASCA) and the Amsterdam Centre for Globalization Studies (ACGS) at the University of Amsterdam. His publications focus on the aesthetics and politics of displacement in visual culture, from the disciplinary perspectives of aesthetics, postcolonial and globalization studies, political philosophy, and feminist and queer theory. Book publications include the co-edited volume (with Mireille Rosello) What's Queer about Europe? (New York, Fordham University Press, 2014), and Constel-lations of the Transnational: Modernity, Culture, Critique (New York and Amsterdam, Rodopi, 2007). He is organizing the forthcoming ACGS conference “Postcolonial Mediations: Globalization and Displace-ment” in 2017.