Public Lectures

“Cynicism, Pragmatism and Hope: The Future of Geographical Indications in Asia”

Memorial panel for Dwijen Rangnekar. Law and Social Sciences in South Asia Network, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India.

December 10, 2016

“Hidden Geographies of Race and Labour: Moving Beyond the Social Imaginaries of Place-Based Products in Asia and Africa”

(with Ali Malik). Presentation to Law/Art/Culture Symposium. Osgoode Law School. September 14.

September 14, 2015

“Neoliberalism and The Proprietary Imagination: A Proliferation of Cultures ‘Before the Law’”

Law’s Plurality: Narrative, Gender, Cultures.  International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture, University of Giessen, Germany.

May 7, 2015

“Hidden Geographies of Labour: Behind the Social Imaginary of Geographical Indications”

(with Ali Malik)

Presentation to International Intellectual Property Course. University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign Law School, Champaign, Illinois, United States.

April 25, 2015

“The Knowledge Economy and its Cultures: Neoliberalism, Heritage and the Proprietary Imagination”

The Collaborative for Cultural Heritage Management and Policy Conference: “Entrepreneurial Heritage and the Information Economy,” University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, Champaign, Illinois, United States, April 23, 2015.

April 23, 2015

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Conference Papers

“Globalizing Law and Society: Neoliberalism and Regulation”

Law & Society Association Annual Meetings, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States.

May 30, 2014

“Access to Knowledge? Resisting IP from a Rights-Based Perspective”

International Studies Association, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

March 27, 2014

“The Commodity as Standardized Form? Culture and its Differences”

Law and Society Association Annual Meetings, Boston, Massachusetts, United States.

June 1, 2013

“Contested Diffusion: Lessons from Intellectual Property ‘Universalism'”

(with Joseph F. Turcotte). International Studies Association, San Francisco, California, United States.

April 3, 2013

“Working the Potato: Repatriating and Respatialising Nature’s Bounty”

(with Marc Griebel). Law, Culture and Humanities Association, Birkbeck College, London, United Kingdom.

March 22, 2013

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