Listed below are select articles available to read / download in PDF format. For a complete list of publications, download an abridged cv.

I. Affect

Hands Up, Don’t Shoot , The New Inquiry, 2017

Queer Theory and Permanent War, GLQ, 2016

‘The Right to Maim’: Inhumanist Biopolitics and Palestineborderlands, 2015

Bodies with New Organs: Becoming Trans, Becoming Disabled, Social Text, 2015

Homonationalism as Assemblage: Viral Travels, Affective Sexualities , Jindal Global Law Review, 2013

Precarity Talk: A Virtual Roundtable with Judith Butler, Lauren Berlant, Bojana Cvejić, Isabell Lorey, Jasbir Puar, and Ana Vujanović,  TDR, The Drama Review, 2012

’I Would Rather Be A Cyborg Than a Goddess’: Becoming-Intersectional of Assemblage Theory, philoSOPHIA, 2012

The Cost of Getting Better: Suicide, Sensation, Switchpoints,  GLQ, 2011

Ecologies of Sex, Sensation, and Slow Death, Social Text Online, 2010

In the Wake of It Gets Better, The Guardian, 2010

Affect (co-authored with Ann Pellegrini), GLQ, 2009

Prognosis Time: Towards a Geopolitics of Affect, Debility, and Capacity, Women & Performance, 2009

II. Palestine

In Solidarity, special issue on Judith Butler’s work, edited by Damon Young, Representations, 2022

Mass Debilitation and Algorithmic Governance, with Ezekiel Dixon-Román, e-flux journal, 2021.

Spatial Debilities: Slow Life and Carceral Capitalism in Palestine,  South Atlantic Quarterly, 2021.

Beyond Trigger Warnings- Safety, Securitization, and Left Critique, Roundtable with Christina B. Hanhardt, Neel Ahuja, Paul Amar, Aniruddha Dutta, Fatima El-Tayeb, Kwame Holmes, and Sherene Seikaly, Social Text, 2020

Biospheres of War: A Panel with Francesco Sebregondi, Jasbir Puar, Helga Tawil-Souri, Jehan Bsesio, and Ghassan Abu-Sittah, Jadaliyya, 2020

On the Anniversary of the Great March, with Ghassan Abu-Sittah, Al-Jazeera, 2019.

Land of the Lost: MTL Collective Talks with Jasbir K Puar about decolonializationArtforum, 2018

Speaking of Palestine: Solidarity and its Censors, Jadaliyya, 2016

Substantive Erasures: Essays on Academic Boycott and the American Studies Association, Jadaliyya, 2013

Rethinking Homonationalism, International Journal of Middle Eastern Studies, 2013

Pinkwatching and Pinkwashing: Interpenetration and its Discontents, Jadaliyya, 2012

The Golden Handcuffs of Gay Rights: How Pinkwashing Distorts both LGBTIQ and Anti-Occupation Organizing, Jadaliyya, 2012

Citation and Censorship: The Politics of Talking about the Sexual Politics of Israel, Feminist Legal Studies, 2011

’The Center Cannot Hold’: The Flourishing of Queer Anti-Occupation Activism, Huffington Post, 2011

Israel’s Gay Propaganda War, The Guardian, 2010

To be gay and racist is no anomaly, The Guardian, 2010

III. Terrorist Assemblages

Jasbir Puar: Regimes of Surveillance, Cosmologics, 2014

Reading Religion Back Into Terrorist Assemblages, Culture and Religion, 2014

Celebrating Refusal: The Complexities of Saying No, Bully Bloggers, 2010

The Turban is Not A Hat’: Queer Diaspora and Practices of Profiling, Sikh Formations, 2008

Mapping U.S. Homonormativities, Gender, Place, and Culture, 2006

Queer Times, Queer Assemblages,Social Text, 2005

On Torture: Abu Ghraib, Radical History Review, 2005

The Remaking of a Model Minority: Perverse Projectiles under the Spectre of (Counter)Terrorism (co-authored with Amit S. Rai), Social Text, 2004

Abu Ghraib: Arguing Against Exceptionalism, Feminist Studies, 2004

Monster, Terrorist, Fag: The War on Terrorism and the Production of Docile Patriots (co-authored with Amit S. Rai), Social Text, 2002

IV. Queer Geography and Tourism

X-Apartments Beirut: Moving Through the Colonial Architecture of Culture Tourism (co-authored with Elena P. Glasberg), Warscapes, 2013

Transversal Circuits: Transnational Sexualities and Trinidad, A Companion to Feminist Geography, 2004

Circuits of Queer Mobility: Tourism, Travel, and GlobalizationGLQ, 2002

A Transnational Feminist Critique of Queer Tourism, Antipode, 2002

Feminist Problematization of Rights Language and Universal Conceptualizations of Human Rights, Transformations, 2002

Transnational Configurations of Desire: The Nation and its White Closets, The Making and Unmaking of Whiteness, 2001

V. Diaspora

Chutney to Queer and Back: Trinidad 1995-1998, Caribbean Review of Gender Studies, 2009

Global Circuits: Transnational Sexualities and Trinidad, Signs, 2001

Transnational Sexualities: South Asian Trans/NatioTransnational Configurations of Desire: The Nation and its White Closetsnalisms and Queer Diasporas 1998

Writing My Way ‘Home’: Traveling South Asian Bodies and Diasporic Journeys, Socialist Review, 1994

Resituating Discourses of ‘Whiteness’ and ‘Asianness’ in Northern England: Second Generation Sikh Women and Constructions of Identity, Socialist Review, 1994

VI. Translated Works

‘O direito de mutilar’: biopolítica desumanista e Palestina, Diversitates International Journal, 2021

Homonacionalismo como mosaico: viagens virais, sexualidades afetivas, Pensamento feminista hoje: sexualidades do sul global. 2020.

イスラエルのゲイ・プロパガンダ戦争, 2014

“Prefiro Ser Um Ciborgue A Ser Uma Deusa”: Interseccionalidade, Agenciamento E Politica Afetiva, Meritum, 2013

Homonationalisme et biopolitique , 2013

»Ich wäre lieber eine Cyborg als eine Göttin.« Intersektionalität, Assemblage und Affektpolitik, diaphanes eTexT, 2011

‘South Park’ i pakistański pasyw w skórze,, 2011

I kølvandet på It Gets Better, Modocraft, 2011

Gejowska wojna propagandowa Izraela,, 2010

“Queere Zeiten, Terroristische Assemblagen, 2009

Transnationale-Sexualitäten. Südasiatische Transnationalismen Und Queere Diasporas, 2005

Queer Plovidba: Krugovi homosekualne pokretljivosti-turizam, putovanja i globalizacija, 2001

VII. Edited Series & Collections

Anima: Critical Race Studies Otherwise, co-edited with Mel Chen and Ezekiel J. Dixon-Román, Duke University Press

Left of Queer, co-edited with David Eng, Social Text, 2020

Viral, co-edited with Patricia Clough, Women’s Studies Quarterly, 2012

Interspecies, co-edited with Julie Livingston, Social Text, 2011

Sexuality and Space, co-edited with Louisa Schein and Dereka Rushbrook, Environment and Planning D: Society and Space, 2003

Queer Tourism- Geographies of Globalization, guest editor, double issue, GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies, 2002