Beyond Sovereignty

Building Other Worlds


  • Victoria Hattam The New School for Social Research


Author Biography

Victoria Hattam, The New School for Social Research

Victoria Hattam is a professor in the Politics Department at The New School for Social Research in New York City. She received her PhD from the Political Science Department at MIT. Hattam draws on photography, political history, and multi-sensory research to expand conceptions of contemporary political economies.


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How to Cite

Hattam, V. (2021). Beyond Sovereignty: Building Other Worlds. Journal of World-Systems Research, 27(2), 383–389.



Symposium: Home Rule by Nandita Sharma