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Queer. Desi. Scholar. Artist.

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Joined Twitter 6/19/09


@DraXochChavez @UCRiverside 🙏🏽🙏🏽🙏🏽Big news! @LolaVonMiramar and @kareempuff at @TCUWGST this week! Drop by if you are in Ft. Worth, Texas, or nearby!… https://t.co/Xffk7axFd8
Retweeted by Kareem Khubchandani“There is a generosity and a joy to being in QTPOC (Queer Trans People of Color) spaces, perhaps because we don’t g… https://t.co/L9HsZHcvtP
Retweeted by Kareem Khubchandani“A lot of the younger generation is seeing the aunty as something they want to move away from... In my academics an… https://t.co/BMTsBTRe40
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10/17
2019
@DraXochChavez @UCRiverside What is this jam? I can watch this for hours!
10/11
2019
If you’re in London check out our fantastic @lborolondon speaker series. Pleased to be hosting the fabulous… https://t.co/XzEyEULmsn
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10/10
2019
SOLD OUT: On 10/15, #APAVisitingScholar Alpesh Kantilal Patel moderates a conversation with US-based South Asian dr… https://t.co/4RnMVDERn7
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10/9
2019
favourite moment of bake off 2019 so far #gbbo https://t.co/PDm1JPCixS
Retweeted by Kareem KhubchandaniOur #FeminismsUnbound panel series is back this week! Panelists will respond to the questions of how human rights n… https://t.co/6B0uI0AesN
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10/7
2019
Being very queer at my alma mater. https://t.co/opetRsbSz7
10/5
2019
It was magnificent seeing you all last night. Thank you for coming and @kareempuff for honoring us. #DQSpeakeasyhttps://t.co/S3p7mRQZKY
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9/29
2019
So cool to hang out with Taylor Mac, David Roman, and Sean Edgecomb! 💅🏽 https://t.co/H3ZIlExRaHSo proud of Teri Incampo in @TuftsTDPS for earning this award! ⚡ https://t.co/N5iTzBUUTb
9/18
2019
@parmeshs @IndiaCultureLab OMG @parmeshs how did I not know this!🤦‍♀️ But of course you did! #indianfandom @IndiaCultureLab Also, here is Indu Antony's series of Indian drag kings doing brilliant impersonations:… https://t.co/yj3vbQmLiw @RachelMJDwyer @IndiaCultureLab @paoroti Such a great book! @IndiaCultureLab Also important to note queer women's Bollywood fandoms, of Shammi Kapoor, early Amitabh, early Sal… https://t.co/YqtagufrGb @IndiaCultureLab Someone like @AzmiShabana who across her career has played empowered women, fierce begums, and was… https://t.co/2FO7U6kvrj @IndiaCultureLab Often it's not necessarily their straightness that is being celebrated but the radical ways they p… https://t.co/1D0yDt6hI2 @IndiaCultureLab @aswinp @RachelMJDwyer In her book Performance of Nationalism, theatre scholar Jisha Menon has an… https://t.co/OSYk84VCkO @IndiaCultureLab And to be clear, these are all practices of political self-making! #IndianFandom @IndiaCultureLab Whether it's people creating shrines at home, or engaging in ephemeral performance practices of mi… https://t.co/N1PR0P0QYD @IndiaCultureLab I think it's a question of archive. The public worship of politicized film stars, the nature of sp… https://t.co/smspvSg82B @aswinp @IndiaCultureLab @RachelMJDwyer Ya, our very own desi girl Priyanka Chopra's condecsending response to Ayes… https://t.co/zZodOPhivk @IndiaCultureLab @RachelMJDwyer @aswinp BRICS: Brazil - Russia - India - China - South Africa #IndianFandom @IndiaCultureLab @RachelMJDwyer @aswinp I'm also interested in ways that folks from the global south take up Indian… https://t.co/bQwHZhfngQ @IndiaCultureLab @RachelMJDwyer @aswinp I love Gayatri Gopinath's essay "Bollywood Spectacles" where she discusses… https://t.co/k7vhEVocGr @IndiaCultureLab I love this YouTube documentation of choli ke peeche by the poolside because it shows not only the… https://t.co/yGA15o81JP @IndiaCultureLab Also, hijras, kothis, transgender bar dancers have always been re-interpreting film song queerly t… https://t.co/I8hkpLjlXO @IndiaCultureLab I think we're seeing lots of queer interpretations of Bollywood given internet-based circulations… https://t.co/SrguYysLMh @IndiaCultureLab I think important to note is that song and dance are CENTRAL to Hindi Cinema's queer possibilities… https://t.co/TOwS2gCmpA @IndiaCultureLab I think this song especially asks us to interrogate more than heteronormativity and gender binarie… https://t.co/rMLA4SNAlr @IndiaCultureLab The lusty conversation between between women in Choli Ke Peeche: https://t.co/kwUsIhLoxx #IndianFandom @IndiaCultureLab The excellent pelvic thrusts of Saif Ali Khan and Akshay Kumar: https://t.co/TodTJySnww #IndianFandom @IndiaCultureLab Amitabh Bachchan's Mere Angne Mein: https://t.co/7qARjEx7EW #IndianFandom @IndiaCultureLab Some favorites include: https://t.co/VTTmD94ZRm #IndianFandom @IndiaCultureLab Queer readings of Hindi Cinema have often turned to scenes of homosocial intimacy, and/or cross-gender play #IndianFandom @IndiaCultureLab Also, I think critical race, postcolonial, and gender studies scholars have helped us see that rea… https://t.co/uai7nF1l8b @IndiaCultureLab This is, for me, very much a question of academic discipline. For those of us trained in performan… https://t.co/8L1OQTeLZRTune into our exciting twitter chat 'Futures of Fankind' with @aswinp, @kareempuff and @RachelMJDwyer on the politi… https://t.co/ei0Hf2mgmr
Retweeted by Kareem KhubchandaniSuper excited for Futures of Fankind with @aswinp, @RachelMJDwyer, and @IndiaCultureLab! Follow #indianfandom for t… https://t.co/9X8iePB4AXACADEMICS: @noemontez and I are co-editing a super cool special issue of Theatre Topics on QUEER PEDAGOGY. CFP:… https://t.co/gJHOR0BLyC
9/16
2019
As a black woman who doesn’t twerk, I just want to tell my non-black sistren that it’s okay not to twerk. In a worl… https://t.co/iQv47AAXwp
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9/14
2019
The #FeminismsUnbound team (Elora Chowdhury-@UMassBoston, Faith Smith- @BrandeisU and @kareempuff -… https://t.co/fr8Ag38G1G
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9/12
2019
@MeeraSyal I'm a huge fan, and also a researcher writing about your incredible body of work in theatre, music, film… https://t.co/PwntLbfjSK
9/5
2019
We have been curating this at our @IndiaCultureLab for the past year. It will be epic! Sign up NOW. (Big hugs to… https://t.co/F7SenThKS5
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8/17
2019
The Department of Studies in Race, Colonialism, and Diaspora at @TuftsUniversity is hiring! Assistant Prof, 2 posit… https://t.co/D5TsttqPxm
8/3
2019
Brilliant work by @kmanjapra and @driftinghouse https://t.co/dAFsTVQN02
7/30
2019
@ChestangRaphael Try Grindr. You'll learn in a matter of days.
7/29
2019
#RickyRenunciaAhora from the diaspora: Puerto Ricans just took over Grand Central station in NYC https://t.co/IasJVBDjUI
Retweeted by Kareem KhubchandaniThis woman is my hero every day. May God protect you my sister, Ilhan. https://t.co/iMFPM1XgTh
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7/24
2019
Y'all aren't ready for this! DesiQ Conference is BACK! Renamed #DesiQDiaspora for all #QueerDesis and the #Diasporahttps://t.co/KyHlSRCsl5
Retweeted by Kareem KhubchandaniI took my mother to "Cats." At intermission, she said, "Now, Paul, I know you know more about these things than I d… https://t.co/HFv6VF1oTK
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7/20
2019
@snegaa @PatrickKeilty @tamigraph 👀🙏🏽🙈🤩🙌🏽🔥
7/15
2019
Most importantly, who will play shirtless daddy King Triton? @DisneyStudios My vote is for Taye Diggs. You? #LittleMermaid #BlackExcellence
7/5
2019
I can’t believe this but #Lover leaked. The track list I posted was accurate. Idk why this happens to sweethearts b… https://t.co/rsJbihQuKO
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7/1
2019
Eeeee! I'm on @badbrownaunties #Aunty #Auntie #podcast #famous https://t.co/cLY9tfoJY4
6/24
2019
@salazarhawn 👀
6/20
2019
A week of QTPOC dance and love is how to start pride month! 🏳️‍🌈 thank you explodequeerdance #lesbianslackshttps://t.co/hny4b87ad1English teachers when your assignment only has two paragraphs: https://t.co/o7y5smWYGN
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6/2
2019
@ehphd 🤮🤮🤮
5/31
2019
@donagalella So excited to see you!
5/30
2019
BOSTON -- your favorite drag auntie, LaWhore Vagistan, will compete in a pageant at @ClubCafeBoston this Friday at… https://t.co/YqmUqHoIk3
5/13
2019
If you wanna know what Camp is, skip right over Susan Sontag’s “Notes on Camp” (1964) and go straight to the source… https://t.co/zhXHOhXc3Q
Retweeted by Kareem Khubchandani @LBiggie16 was expecting a pic of me 🤷‍♂️I may not have been at the Met Gala, but my own notes on camp made the news thanks to @benkesslen and @NBCNews :… https://t.co/h9sKMQoFQ9
5/7
2019
Here's me and @TuftsUniversity professor @stephanPhD talking gender theory on @PhysiQulture's podcast about trans b… https://t.co/hk8AWecN6W
4/30
2019
@salazarhawn If you need someone to watch with you 🙋🏽‍♂️🙋🏽‍♂️🙋🏽‍♂️
4/21
2019
Drag Lectures! Living! #auntielookedamazing https://t.co/KgpxejoeRF
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4/19
2019
Congrats @hil_HARRY_ous for defending MA thesis "“In Solidarity,” @QueerAppalachia ’s Zine Activism & Radical Aesth… https://t.co/uZUibzXUsY
4/16
2019
Kareem Khubchandani (@kareempuff), professor of the intersection of performance studies and queer studies at… https://t.co/JHZIW05lgs
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4/9
2019
Tonight's @GCWSatMIT panel on black queer and trans studies caught in the glow of @dorasantanat with @moyazb shawn… https://t.co/0vzj2OsLlm
4/4
2019
This Wed @ 6pm is the final @GCWSatMIT Feminisms Unbound panel of the year! Aliyyah Abdur Rahman, @moyazb, Shawn Mc… https://t.co/cuf8Rx5QNX
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4/3
2019
The newly created Department of Studies in Race, Colonialism, and Diaspora at @TuftsUniversity received a major… https://t.co/0Kk6RTYOuDSpeaking at @wesleyan_u next week on a fun new essay about dance, fun, and ethnography on April 9, 12pm in the Thea… https://t.co/WYPzsprDwpVery excited to perform with @PMLAtienza at @marshallu for #unitymonth2019 Thank you for the invitation @ProfZMRhttps://t.co/IMNODwcJ5c
3/31
2019
Um, looking cute with @OhYeaDiana @sporkalob and @ClubOBERON ! #gaysian #queerAPI #APIqueer #filipinx #korean #desi https://t.co/wNr6CPNeqh
3/25
2019
@thrasherxy OMG. Thank you! 🙈🙈So excited to co-edit this special issue of Theatre Topics on QUEER PEDAGOGY IN THEATRE AND PERFORMANCE with my… https://t.co/zHBMSLdm4b
3/4
2019
APPLY TODAY! https://t.co/S5MZdQExOBAmazing #postdoc and #predoc at @TuftsUniversity on #KINSHIP "defamiliarizing the family" -- review of submissions… https://t.co/VUfdB3lgbq @pmckelveyphd oh no! what did she do?! whose lives did she ruin?
2/15
2019
MUMBAI: your favorite auntie is performing at @KittySuIndia this Thursday Feb 7th! Come gag on my square chapati an… https://t.co/stY0TbYdY7
2/4
2019
BOSTON AREA: The inimitable @thefawz will be at @TuftsUniversity next week talking about her amazing film Signature… https://t.co/BlD8Padyh5
1/28
2018
thank u, come again Haryana Grande . . . . (I do not own copyright to these videos or songs) . . . .… https://t.co/R8veOS5Xyy
12/1
2018
Celebrating the second @GCWSatMIT #FeminismsUnbound of the year on ethnography, vulnerability, feminism, and fictio… https://t.co/cqHEKERrzM
11/30
2018
"i ask how can my labor be useful, as opposed to arriving with outsider knowledge and assumptions about what is nee… https://t.co/7WbezzCXhL"pinpointing eurocentric terminologies used in development work in the global south ... think more critically about… https://t.co/c0UAIvJNAm
11/29
2018
"The voices of people on BOTH sides of the wall need to be included in the conversation on prison abolition" -… https://t.co/duNo0GrInv"The women in recovery i made theatre with taught me more about being a woman than anything in my entire life" -… https://t.co/v4a7YHlPkODr. @LBiggie16 speaks in the ethics of prison research. #ethnography #feminismsunbound @GCWSatMIT https://t.co/Kw0ExT3VS5Dia Da Costa "Our [Brahmin's] presence on indigenous land is not caste-less" #feminismsunbound #autoethnographyhttps://t.co/8goRV5x22aDia Da Costa "there is no uncompromised position [in ethnography] but some of us are more complicit than others"… https://t.co/QfUBaFf6DADia Da Costa: "I need to make caste betrayal ordinary ... I have remained anchored to the savior feeling in me ...… https://t.co/Y8NqpZp1a8Dia DaCosta via Skype offers an indigenous land acknowledgement of both the land she speaks from and where we sit.… https://t.co/fmNz6omkxWShalini Puri: Thinking of friendship as participating in the ordinaryness of things, walking with someone. Constitu… https://t.co/gp7VJayOBWShalini Puri: interdisciplinarity is a form of care, where we listen in multiple and different registers.… https://t.co/6nNzExpzO8"The work of the public humanities is not to be gatekeepers, but to make space" - Shalini Puri #feminismsunboundhttps://t.co/hUMLu3EJr7Shalini Puri: How can what Soyini Madison calls co-performative witnessing reframe some of the problems of appropri… https://t.co/1BcgGFZtyx"how to address vernacular memories, and academically un-credentialed sources" - Shalini Puri #ethnography #feminismsunbound @GCWSatMIT
11/28
2018

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