Author: Warwick Anderson

Viral Waste, or Covid Down the Toilet: Post-Colonic Pandemic Biopolitics by Warwick Anderson

Warwick Anderson , January 31st, 2022

Within days of discovering SARS-CoV-2, laboratory scientists and epidemiologists were speculating on whether the virus might take fecal passage, and thereby spread through contamination with bodily w…


Not on the Beach, or Death in Bondi? by Warwick Anderson

Warwick Anderson , May 8th, 2020

Sydney’s Bondi Beach in January 2012. Photo: Alex Proimos As sometimes happens in Sydney in late March, toward the end of summer, that particular Friday was brilliantly hot…


Epidemic Philosophy by Warwick Anderson

Warwick Anderson , April 8th, 2020

Can a virus ever prompt good philosophy? Within weeks of its emergence, the SARS-CoV-2 virus was galvanizing celebrity European philosophers and social theorists, most of them men in…


Vampires, Cannibals, and Sorcerers on the Loose by Warwick Anderson

Warwick Anderson , February 22nd, 2019

On February 8, 2019, a symposium organized by Nancy Rose Hunt on the scholarship and career of Luise White was held at the University of Florida. In the…