Suroor Hassan Hassan Ali


BA, Philosophy, English, Grinnell College (2021) 


Areas of Interest:

20th Century Continental Philosophy, Contemporary Social and Political Philosophy, Queer Theory, Philosophy of Language and Semiotics, Philosophy and Literature


"Fighting the Nation-State: From Rojava to Kashmir", Philosophy World Democracy (Forthcoming)


“Hindutva: Exploring Contemporary Biopolitics in South Asia”, International & Interdisciplinary Conference: Social Justice, Morality, and Culture, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India, December 2022

"Fighting the Nation-State: From Rojava to Kashmir", 15th Bienniel Conference of the Radical Philosophy Association, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, Florida, November 2022 

“Hindutva: Exploring Contemporary Biopolitics in South Asia”, Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy, Texas A&M University, October 2022

"Rosebud: Theorizing the Wellesian Shot through Deleuzian Temporality", European Society for Aesthetics, Estonian Academy of Arts, Tallinn, Estonia, June 2022

“Trans Temporality: Using Deleuze to Critique Stoller’s Theory of Gender”, Conference by Women, Genderqueer, and Non-Binary Philosophers, University of Antwerp, Belgium, June 2022

"Partitioning Death-Worlds: the Necropolitics of the Radcliffe Line", Continental Philosophy and Global Challenges: Historical Perspectives through Practical Engagements, Warwick University, June 2022

"Cinematic Temporality in Deleuze and Bergson", Seventh Annual Philosophy Symposium, Houston Community College, Houston, April 2022

“Deleuze and Wittgenstein: Exploring Quasi-Analyticity and Meaning Determinacy” International Ludwig Wittgenstein Symposium, Zagreb, Croatia, December 2021

“Deleuze and Whitman: Anti-Representational Semiotics and Poetics” Grinnell College Humanities Symposium, March 2021


Office Hours: Monday 2-4pm via Zoom
Email: hali1@memphis.edu