A. Naomi Paik
A. Naomi Paik is an assistant professor of Asian American studies at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Her manuscript, Rightlessness: Testimony and Redress in U.S. Prison Camps since World War II (April 2016, UNC Press), reads testimonial narratives of subjects rendered rightless by the U.S. state through their imprisonment in camps.
CONTRIBUTION TO THE FUNAMBULIST MAGAZINE:
– “Guantanamo Bay: A Palimpsest of Carceral Violence,” in The Funambulist 4 (Mar-Apr 2016) Carceral Environments.
– Manufacturing Rightlessness: The Camp as a Legal Fiction (recorded on July 27, 2014)