Zunaira Komal

Zunaira Komal

Position Title
CST PhD Student - 1st Year Cohort

Unit
Cultural Studies


Bio

Research interests

Homonationalism, creation of the human rights regime, militarized humanitarianisms, the posthuman and Islam, settler colonialism, border studies, war on "terror" and post-cold war politics, surveillance studies, imperial gender-making

Fellowship, Grants, Awards

  • Mellon Comparative Border Studies Graduate Research Fellowship 2017-2018

Education

  • B.A. in History and Psychology from Washington University in St. Louis

Presentations 

  • “Homonationalism in South Asia: Human Rights, Gender-Making and the Business of Occupations” at the 46th Annual Conference on South Asia (Oct, 2017)