Graduate Student Directory

Adrian Jay Drummond-Cole

Research Interests

Social Theory, United States History, Environmental History, Urban and Suburban Studies, Media Studies, Science and Technology Studies

Biography, Education and Training

M.A.    Humanities and Social Thought, New York University, 2014.
B.A.     English, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2007.

Honors, Awards and Grants

2019     Graduate Pedagogy Fellow, Center for Innovations in Teaching and Learning, UCSC

2018-2019     “The Problem of California: Landscapes, Infrastructures, Ecologies” Research Cluster, The Humanities Institute, UCSC

2017-2018     Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award, History of Consciousness, UCSC

2017     Dissertation Proposal Development Program, Social Science Research Council

2016     Graduate Summer Research Fellowship, The Humanities Institute, UCSC

Selected Publications

What Happens to Lost Water? In Feral Atlas: The More-than-Human Anthropocene, edited by Anna L. Tsing, Jennifer Deger, Alder Keleman Saxena, and Feifei Zhou. Palo Alto: Stanford University Press, 2020.

Choppy Waters: Uneven Geographies, Illicit Passages, and Oil Insecurities, review of Cargomobilities: Moving Materials in a Global Age, edited by Thomas Birtchnell, Satya Savitzky, and John Urry, Transfers: Interdisciplinary Journal of Mobility Studies, 7.3 (2017): 150-151.

On the Dotted Line: Mobile Social Media and Trajectification. Anamesa, 12.1 (2014): 12-19.

Disneyfication of Downtown Oakland. (with Darwin BondGraham) Race, Poverty & the Environment, 19.1 (2012): 49-52.

Whose Streets? Oakland's shadow government presses City Hall to end the occupation.” (with Darwin BondGraham) San Francisco Bay View (2011, November 11).