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Scholarly Interest Report
Zoe Wool
Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
  • PhD Anthropology (2011) University of Toronto, Toronto
Primary Department
   Department of Anthropology
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Department Affiliations
  • Center for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality
    Research Areas
     Anthropologies of life and death ● Phenomenologies of injury, illness, and disability ● Violence, memory, and the body ● Gender, intimacy, and biopolitics ● Pathology and personhood ● Precarious ethical worlds ● Queer Theory ● Critical Disability Studies
    Selected Publications
     Refereed articles

    ZoŽ H. Wool "In-durable Sociality: Sociality, Solitude, and Forms of Life in the Present at a U.S. Military Hospital." Social TextSubmitted


    ZoŽ H. Wool and Julie Livingston " Introduction to Collateral Afterworlds: Sociality, Solitude, and Persisting Life besides Redemption.." Social TextSubmitted


    ZoŽ H. Wool "Critical Military Studies, Queer Theory, and the Possibilities of Critique: the case of suicide and family caregiving in the U.S. military." Critical Military Studies

     Book chapters

    ZoŽ H Wool "After War: The Weight of Life at Walter Reed." 


    ZoŽ H. Wool "Attachments of Life: Intimacy, Genital Injury, and the Flesh of the U.S. Soldier Body." Living and Dying in the Contemporary World: A Compendium


    ZoŽ H. Wool and Alison Howell "The War Comes Home: The Toll of War and the Shifting Burden of Care ." Handbook of War and GenderIn Press

     Conference Paper

    "After War." (November 19th, 2015)

    Editorial Positions
     Member of the Editorial Board, Critical Military Studies. (2013 - 2013)

    Supervised Theses & Dissertations
     Svetlana Borodina, Governing Productive (Dis)Abilities: The Inkluzivnyi Work Regime and Moral Citizenship in Russia. (Thesis Committee Member)