Jennifer Mae Hamilton

Jennifer Mae Hamilton

About Jennifer Mae Hamilton

Jennifer Mae Hamilton is a teacher and researcher working on a project entitled Weathering the City. This essay is part of an exploration of how the human-weather relation is mediated by infrastructure like drains and roads.

Articles about Jennifer Mae Hamilton

Articles by Jennifer Mae Hamilton

Bodies of Water by Astrida Neimanis book cover

All The World’s A Drain

If it is the job of a phenomenologist to describe conscious experience, Bodies of Water: Posthuman Feminist Phenomenology does so in a way that collapses the distinction between one’s psychic life and one’s material situation. Its author, Astrida Neimanis, challenges us to reimagine how individual human bodies—constituted of approximately 70 per cent water—are thoroughly implicated in the planetary hydrocommons.