Publications

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

Docot, Dada. 2019. Taking the Long Route: Ethnographic Metacommentary as Method in the Anthropological Film Practice. Current Anthropology 60, no. 6: 774-795. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1086/706564  Download

Docot, Dada. 2019. Urban ‘Clutter’: Stairway Landings of Shanghai. Streetnotes 26, no. 1: 250-264. Permalink: https://escholarship.org/uc/item/84v4p49j Download

Docot, Dada. 2017. Negative Productions during Fieldwork in the Hometown. GeoHumanities 3, no. 2 (2017): 307-327. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/2373566X.2017.1370385 Download

Invited Editorial

Docot, Dada, and Matthew C. Go. 2021. “Fire and Fear: Rapid Cremations in the Philippines amidst COVID-19.” Forensic Science International: Synergy 3 (January). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fsisyn.2020.100132. Download

Open-Access Doctoral Manuscript

Docot, Dada. 2018. “Anthropology of the hometown: the workings of migration and intimacy in the Town of Dollars, Philippines.” University of British Columbia. DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.14288/1.0371908 Download

Book Chapters

Docot, Dada. 2017. Bamboo Baskets Industry in Nabua, Camarines Sur. In Kabansayan: Contemporary Arts from the Regions – Bikol, Philippines. T. Valiente and D. Gonzaga, eds. Pp. 25-28. Naga City, Philippines: Ateneo de Naga University Press, Philippines.

Docot, Dada. 2008. On Identity and Development: Filipino Women Entertainers in Transit in Japan. In Development in Asia: Interdisciplinary, Post-Neoliberal, and Transnational Perspectives. D. Nault, ed. Pp. 107-134. Florida, USA: Brown Walker Press. Download

Public-facing Essays

Docot, Dada and Mark Sanchez, [OPINION] “Responding to the Anti-Terror Law from the United States,” Rappler, July 22, 2020. LINK

Docot, Dada. [OPINION] “Anti-Black attitudes Among Filipinos in the Context of the U.S. Empire,” Rappler, June 23, 2020. LINK

Docot, Dada. [OPINION] “Extraordinary Occupational Hazards: PH Migrants During the Pandemic,” Rappler, April 25, 2020 LINK

Docot, Dada [OPINION] “Demystifying the Campus Visit,” Conditionally Accepted Column, Inside Higher Ed, February 7, 2020. LINK

Invited Art Writing

Docot, Dada. “By What Signs.” Franz Kaka Gallery, Toronto, Canada, June 2018. Download

Docot, Dada. “The Women in Our Lives: Response to Perla/Pervize.” Postscript at Artspeak Gallery, Vancouver, October 2017. Download

Docot, Dada. “Notes from the Town of Dollars, Philippines.” Bulaklak ng Paraiso (Flower of Paradise), Centre A Vancouver International Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, Vancouver, Canada, March 2016. Download

Film Reviews

Docot, Dada. 2017 “Focus on the Philippines: Films from the Margins.” Visual Anthropology Review 33.1: 93-96. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/var.12125 Download

Docot, Dada. 2016. “Walang Rape sa Bontok (Bontok, Rapeless).” Visual Anthropology Review 32, no. 2: 192-195 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/var.12110 Download

Book Reviews

Docot, Dada. 2020. “Southeast Asian Anthropologies: National Traditions and Transnational Practices.” Edited by Eric C. Thompson and Vineeta Sinha. International Journal of Asian Studies 1, no. 3. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1479591420000522 Download

Docot, Dada. 2019. “A Duterte Reader: Critical Essays on Rodrigo Duterte’s Early Presidency. Edited by Nicole Curato.” Pacific Affairs 92, no. 3: 627-629. Download

Docot, Dada, Jessica Hallenbeck, Paige Patchin, Paul Pickell, and Duncan Ranslem. 2013. “Cruel Optimism.” Gender, Place & Culture 20, no. 4: 551-552 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/0966369X.2013.795723 Download

Unpublished Manuscripts

Docot, Dada. 2008. “Organizational Micropolitics: An Ethnographic Study of a Filipino-run Community Organization in Tokyo.” University of Tokyo.

Docot, Dada. 2003. “From Dusk to Dawn: Returned Filipino Women from Japan,” Department of Journalism, University of the Philippines.

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