Dr Patrick O’Hare is an Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) post-doctoral fellow in the Department of Social Anthropology at the University of Manchester. He received his PhD (no corrections) in Social Anthropology from the University of Cambridge in 2017, and subsequently worked as a research assistant on the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) project ‘Precarious Publishing in Latin America: Relations, Meaning, and Community in Movement’. Patrick has conducted research in Uruguay, Argentina, and Mexico, on the themes of waste, labour, precarity, infrastructure, and social movements. His work has been published in various edited volumes and journals. He has been a visiting scholar at the Museo Nacional (Rio de Janeiro) and a policy intern at the University of Cambridge Centre for Science and Policy (CSaP).