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Second Nature

Second Nature

By Cultural Studies GMU
Second Nature explores issues related to culture, identity, artifice, habit, ideology, and everyday life. It is produced by George Mason University's Cultural Studies PhD Program and highlights key works and topics in the field, student and faculty research, special guest interviews, and other discussions of cultural studies.
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Episode 2: Interview with Dr. Adom Getachew

Second Nature

Episode 2: Interview with Dr. Adom Getachew
In this episode of Second Nature, we speak with Professor of Political Science and the College from the University of Chicago, Dr. Adom Getachew. Dr. Getachew released her first book, Worldmaking After Empire, in Feburary of 2019. In this interview, we discuss her work as well as her thoughts after America's summer of 2020. 
November 20, 2020
Episode 1: Racial Capitalism Reading Group
In this episode of Second Nature, we speak with Ph.D. student, Austin Gallas. Austin has been running a Das Kapital reading group during the fall 2020 semester. We speak with him about a new reading group he is forming for the spring 2021 semester focused on racial capitalism. We hear about the texts that inspired this endeavor as well as his goals with the reading group. 
November 13, 2020