Sophie Lewis

is a writer, translator,
utopian and critical geographer who has completed a PhD on gestational
surrogacy (entitled Cyborg Labour) at the University of Manchester,
England. Her academic writing is in (or forthcoming in) Antipode,
Feminism & Psychology, Signs, Frontiers and the anthology Intimate
Economies (Palgrave 2016). Her non-academic writing appears at Blind
Field, Salvage, Jacobin, The New Inquiry and Mute. She helped turn
Bini Adamczak's Communism for Children into English, as well as
Patu/Antje Schrupp's Brief History of Feminism, for MIT Press. She is
writing a book entitled Full Surrogacy Now."

Cthulhu plays no role for me

Cthulhu plays no role for me

Haraway’s for­mer (pro­found­ly sys­tem-ori­ent­ed) Marx­i­an tech­nofem­i­nism has giv­en way, then, to some­thing called mul­ti­species fem­i­nism char­ac­ter­ized by a bare­ly dis­avowed will­ing­ness to see whole cities and cul­tures wiped from the plan­et for the sake of a form of thriv­ing among “com­pan­ion species” involv­ing rel­a­tive­ly few of us.