Welcome Cara!

Cara and Zazu

JOTE has appointed a new Executive Director, Cara Judea Alhadeff, PhD. We offer a hearty welcome to Cara.

Cara engages embodied feminist theory, publishing essays in philosophy, art, gender, ethnic, and cultural studies’ journals and anthologies. Alhadeff has exhibited her photographs and performance videos internationally, and her work is in numerous public and private collections including MoMA Salzburg and SFMoMA. She is the subject of several documentaries for international public television. She is the author of an eco-Jewish book called Zazu Dreams: Between the Scarab and the Dung Beetle - a Cautionary Fable for the Anthropocene Era. She has also written a transdisciplinary book Viscous Expectations: Justice, Vulnerability, The Ob-scene (Pennsylvania State University Press, 2013) explores the intersections of eroticism, global corporatocracy, petroleum-parenting, and the pharma-addictive health industry, including her Safardic identity. She is professor of Critical Philosophy at The Global Center for Advanced Studies (GCAS), and lives with her son, Zazu, in Wild Sage Cohousing Community, Boulder, Colorado.(www.carajudea.com)