Elspeth Iralu

Mellon Fellowship of Scholars in the Humanities
Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity, Stanford University

Elspeth Iralu (Angami Naga) received PhD in American studies from the University of New Mexico in 2022. She writes about colonialism and decolonization, Indigenous geographies, and violence and visual culture. Her work has appeared in American Quarterly, The New Americanist, and Antipode: A Journal of Radical Geography. Her current project examines the aerial perspective as a technology of colonial territoriality.

SHC Project

Technologies of Territoriality: Indigeneity, Surveillance, and the State