Anarchisms Otherwise: Pedagogies of Anarco-Indigenous Feminist Critique

  • Macarena Gómez-Barris


Macarena Gómez-Barris is a scholar and writer who works at the intersections of art, environment, feminist-cuir politics, and decolonial theory and praxis. She is the author of four books, Where Memory Dwells: Culture and State Violence in Chile (2009), The Extractive Zone: Social Ecologies and Decolonial Perspectives (2017), Beyond the Pink Tide: Art and Political Undercurrents in the Américas (2018), and Towards a Sociology of a Trace (2010, with Herman Gray). She is completing a new book on the colonial Anthropocene, At the Sea’s Edge: Liquidity Beyond Colonial Extinction (Forthcoming Duke University Press 2022). She is Founding Director of the Global South Center (see, and Chairperson of Department of Social Science and Cultural Studies at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn. Macarena was a Fulbright fellow in 2014-2015 at the Sociology and Gender Department in FLACSO Ecuador, Quito. She is co-editor with Diana Taylor of Dissident Acts, a Duke University Press series.