Essays and Analysis


  • “We Shouldn’t Quantify the COVID-19 Pandemic in Terms of 9/11“. Truthout.
  • “Abolishing Private Prisons is a Start, But It Won’t End Mass Incarceration“ Truthout.
  • “An Antiwar Response to Trump’s Anti-Trans Military Ban Is Possible”. Truthout.


  • Agnes Martin at the SFMOMA. 
  • Jules Tavernier and the Elem Pomo” at the de Young. 
  • Mothership: Voyage into Afrofuturism” at the Oakland Museum of California. 
  • Nampeyo and the Sikyátki Revival” at the de Young. 
  • Diego Rivera’s “Pan American Unity” Mural at the SFMOMA. 
  • You Are Here: California Stories on the Map” at the Oakland Museum of California.
  • Dorothea Lange: Photography as Activism” at the Oakland Museum of California. 
  • Review of Dr. Oriel María Siu’s Rebeldita la Alegre en el País de los Ogros.
  • “Documenting Confinement, Opening a New Future”. Review of Dr. Terry Kupers’ Solitary: The Inside Story of Supermax Isolation and How We Can Abolish It. California Prison Focus.

Academic Publications

  • “Machine Wash, Pink: The “Trans Military Ban”, Media, and Pinkwashing the U.S. War Machine”. Under Review.
  • “Exhausting People, Extracting Revenue: Police, Prisons, and Counterinsurgency”. Social Justice: A Journal of Crime, Conflict & World Order.
  • “Retracing Homophobic Tendencies in Two Central American Novels: Héctor Tobar’s The Tattooed Soldier and Javier Payera’s Ruido De Fondo”. Revista De Filología y Lingüística de la Universidad De Costa Rica.