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Mijke van der Drift

Mijke van der Drift, PhD

  • Lecturer, MSSP Program

Mijke van der Drift works on ethics as a focal point in a multi-disciplinary research about social transformation. Van der Drift will teach the elective Ethics, AI and the Construction of Worlds at MSSP and is tutor at the Royal College of Art, London and the Royal Academy of Art, the Hague. They are a Research Associate at the University of Cambridge in 20-21, as part of the Revolutionary Papers project, in collaboration with the London School of Economics and the University of the Western Cape.

The book chapter ‘Radical Transfeminism: Trans as anti-static ethics escaping neoliberal encapsulation’ co-written with Nat Raha is recently published in New Feminist Studies: Twenty-first-century Critical Interventions, ed. Jennifer Cooke with Cambridge University Press. Van der Drift has articles forthcoming in the Journal of Speculative Philosophy and Identities: Journal for Gender, Politics and Culture.

In 2021 van der Drift will be working on a research Extractivism, Datafication and Transformative Justice funded by the Kone Foundation, Finland.

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