Hira Mahmood

Hira Mahmood

Position Title
CST PhD Student


Research Interests:  Aesthetics, Affect, Communization Theory, Curatorial Practice, Feminist Theory, Labor, Materiality, Political Economy, Science and Technology Studies 

Fellowships, Grants and Awards

  • UC Davis Provost's Fellowship in the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (2016-2017)


  • M.A., Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies, Geogia State University

  • B.A., English Literature, Georgia State University


  • Organizer and moderator, "Theorizing the Internet: Bodies, Aesthetics and Power in the Age of Information."  Spring 2016. 

  • M.A. Thesis, "Planning Obsolescence: Generational Labor, Welcoming Crisis, and Actualizing Immaterial Bonds."