My work has appeared in journals across Anthropology, Science and Technology Studies, Gender Studies, and qualitative health research, and I have two book projects forthcoming.
Peer Reviewed Articles
2021 “Hormonal Health: Period Tracking Apps, Wellness, and Self-Management within Surveillance Capitalism” with G. Di Togni and L. Miller in Engaging Science, Technology, and Society 7(1). https://doi.org/10.17351/ests2021.655
2021 “Attuned Consent: Birth Doulas, Care, and the Politics of Consent” Frontiers: A Journal of Women Studies 42(2): 111-132. https://doi.org/10.1353/fro.2021.0018
2020 “Birthing from Within: Nature, Technology, and Self-Making in Silicon Valley” Cultural Anthropology 35(4) 602-630. https://doi.org/10.14506/ca35.4.05
2020 “Purity is not the Point: Childbearing and the Impossibility of Boundaries.” Catalyst: Feminism, Theory, Technoscience, Chemical Entanglements special issue, 6(1), 1-25. https://doi.org/10.28968/cftt.v6i1.32314
2019 “Advocating for Evidence in birth: Proving cause, effecting outcomes, and the case for ‘curers’” Medicine Anthropology Theory. September. doi.org/10.17157/mat.6.2.674
2019 “Sport Horse Leisure and the Phenomenology of Interspecies Embodiment.” Leisure Studies, special issue on Multispecies Leisure. February. https://doi.org/10.1080/02614367.2019.1584231
Books and Journals
Near Birth - Monograph under review
Hormonal Theory: A Cascading Glossary. Edited volume with C. Roberts, S. Erikainen, R. Malcolm, and L. Raeder with Bloomsbury Press.
“Pitocin,” chapter within Hormonal Theory
The Immune System, Immunity and Immune Logics: Troubling fixed boundaries and (re)conceptualising relations. Special Issue of Medicine Anthropology Theory with J. Swallow.
“Self out of place? Endometriosis and immunity,” Field Note within Special Issue
2021 “Consent, payment, and care: how doulas challenge social structures.” CBSS Blog. 6 Aug.
2021 Gupta, Kristin. 2021. "Knowing and Making the Self: An Interview with Andrea Ford." Supplementals, Fieldsights, February 9.
2019 “Period Tracking Apps: Something Old, Something New.” Platypus, Committee on the Anthropology of Science, Technology, and Computing (CASTAC) blog. November 12.
2019 “Embodied Ecologies.” Collection editor. Theorizing the Contemporary, Cultural Anthropology website, April 25.
2019 “Triple Toxicity.” Theorizing the Contemporary, Cultural Anthropology website, April 25.
2018 “Funny, Awkward, Tender, Focused: Drawing Bodies” in Somatosphere “Image+Text” series. June 8.
2018 “Antimicrobials, the Microbiome, and Reproducing ‘Toxic Sterility’” for Chemical Entanglements blog, UCLA Center for the Study of Women. May 22.
2018 “Anti-institutional Menses: Our Blood, Our Business” in Somatosphere. May 15.
2019 Being a Sperm Donor: Masculinity, Sexuality, and Biosociality in Denmark by Sebastian Mohr, Berghahn 2018. Book review for American Ethnologist. May.
2019 Jailcare: Finding the Safety Net for Women Behind Bars by Carolyn Sufrin, Univ. California Press 2017. Book review for Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute. January.
2018 Plastic Bodies: Menstrual Suppression in Brazil by Emila Sanabria, Duke 2017. Book review for Medicine Anthropology Theory. November 9.