Shiri Pasternak

2018  “The law speaks, speaking the law: Jurisdiction between the Legal Academy and the Humanities”, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto

2018 “Jurisdiction and the Geography of Colonial Lawfare,” York University Geography Graduate Colloquia

2018 “Jurisdiction as the Geography of War: An Approach to Settler Colonialism,” Johns Hopkins University, Department of Anthropology

2018 “Grounded Authority and Land,” University of Minnesota, Department of Political Science, Sawyer Seminar Series “Politics of Land,”

2017 “Jurisdiction as the Geography of War,” Faculty of Law, McGill University

2017 Speculative Life Fall Workshop: Putting Infrastructure in its Place, Department of Sociology, Concordia University

2017 “Reclaiming Nunavut,” Qanak Collective, Iqaluit, Nunavut

2016 “Property as a Technology of Jurisdiction: An Approach to Settler Colonialism,” Lateral Property: Land, Law and Power Beyond Freehold “Ownership,” University of London, Birbeck

2016 “Jurisdiction and Paramountcy: Resource Wars and Constitutional Divisions of Power,” Decision-Making Processes over Hydrocarbon Pipelines in North America, University of California, Berkeley

2015 “From Geopolitics to Geo-economics: Supply Chains, Critical Infrastructure, and Indigenous Resurgence,” Circulation, Materiality, Power: Toward a Critical Logistics, University of Toronto

2015 “Dispossession Without Removal: Settler Colonialism in a Geo-economic World,” Institute of Global Law and Policy, Harvard Law

2015 “Blood Diamonds: Resource Peripheries and ‘Making Live’ in Indian Country,” Intersections Speakers Series, Department of Geography, University of Toronto

2014 “A Shadow Economy of Risk,” Aboriginal Title: Value It, Indigenous Network on Economies and Trade, Kelowna, BC

2014 “To Let Live: Producing Indigenous Dependency and its Solutions,” New School, Department of Anthropology, New York City

2014 “Anarchism and Settler Colonialism,” Anarchism, Engagement, and Theories of Mediation, Department of Media, Culture, and Communication, New York University

2014 “Where Laws Meet: Jurisdiction, Space and Settler Colonialism,” Department of Geography, Concordia University, Montreal

2014 “The Colonizer Who Refuses: Flipping the Terms of Recognition,” Unsettlement and Decolonization: New Directions, Columbia University, New York City

2013 “The Spatiality of Risk: An Economics of Indigenous Insurgency,” CUNY Geography Colloquium, New York City

2013 “A Land Claim is Canada’s Claim,” Department of Political Science, University of Alberta

2013 “(Un)lawful Indigenous Activism: Possibilities and Politics,” Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto

2011 “On Primitive Accumulation,” Closing Plenary, Historical Materialism Conference, New York University

2011 “The Colonizer Who Refuses,” Faculty of Law, University of Alberta, Edmonton

2010 “Indigenous Struggles for Sovereignty: The Algonquins of Barriere Lake,” Law Union of Ontario, University of Toronto

2010 “Living in Relation to Anishnabe Law,” Indigenous Law in Coast Salish Traditions: Consortium on Democratic Constitutionalism, University of Victoria

2009 “Productions of Space,” MIT Visual Arts Program, Boston

2009 “Cities and the New Colonial Enclosures,” City From Below Conference, Baltimore

2008 “Abandonment Issues: Use It or Lose It Bylaw in Toronto,” Department of Planning, University of California, Los Angeles

2008 “Abandonment Issues: Toronto’s Affordable Housing Crisis,” Ryerson School of Nursing, Toronto

2007 “Against Ecological and Information Enclosures: Towards a Convergence of Commons,” India Institute for Critical Action Centre in Movement, New Delhi, India

2004 “Desire and Phenomenology in Post-Modern Capitalism,” Theoretical Inquiries into Globalization Series, Institute for Social Ecology, Vermont

2002 “War By Other Means: Pop-Tarts and Geopolitics in the Global Agrarian Order,” International Anti-War Conference, Concordia University, Montreal