Organizer and Presenter:
Co-convener and presenter, Critical Karaoke (with Professors Eric Lott and Duncan Faherty). CUNY English Department Friday Forum Series, September 4, 2015. http://tinyurl.com/p4cz6f9
Co-convener and presenter, “Textless Writing” (Growth in Teaching and Learning panel). Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA), Toronto, ON, April 30, 2015
Co-convener and presenter, Critical Visualities (with Professors Eric Lott and Duncan Faherty). CUNY English Department Friday Forum Series, October 31, 2014. http://tinyurl.com/jbdvfcg
"Tomorrow the World": The Ramones Meet the Ronettes and the Dead Kennedys. American Studies Association, Denver, CO: November 20, 2016.
“Are You There, (Oh) G-d.” EMP Pop Conference, Seattle, WA: April 14, 2016.
“Star Bodies: Embodied Attention and (Dis)Honesty in Roman Holiday.” American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA), Boston, MA, March 19, 2016.
“Embodied Pedagogy: Silence, Energy, and Everything in Between.” Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA), Hartford, CT, March 18, 2016.
Futures Initiative Peer Mentoring and Student-Centered Learning workshop (with Professor Kandice Chuh). University Worth Fighting For series. September 24, 2015. http://tinyurl.com/or9eahk
"Shaping the Body of Grief: How the Personal, Academic, and Visual Elements of Memoir Converge to Create a Broader Way of Mourning." South Atlantic Modern Language Association, Atlanta, GA, November 8, 2014
“The Text Between Us: Colwin and Lahiri and the Complexly Barthesian Vectors of Authorship.” Southern Comparative Literature Association, St. Petersburg, FL, October 11, 2014
“The Authority of Movement in Stilled Writing.” Conference on the Teaching of Writing, Storrs, CT, April 4, 2014
“Shifting Subjectivity and Narrative in The Haunting of Hill House.” Society for the Study of Southern Literature Conference, Arlington, VA, March 28, 2014
"The Doppelganger Artist: Reuse and/or Originality in Postmodernity and Popular Music." Canadian Association for American Studies Conference, Ottawa, ON, November 4, 2011
"Re-visiting the Lower East Side" Seminar, New York Metro American Studies Association (NYMASA) Summer Institute, New York, NY, June 14-18, 2010
"Urban (as) Flâneur: Narrator and City in Edgardo Vega Yunque's The Lamentable Journey of Omaha Bigelow Into The Impenetrable Loisaida Jungle," American Comparative Literature Association, New Orleans, LA, April 2, 2010
"Grindhouse and Genette," Comp Lit Conference, CSU Long Beach, March 4, 2010
"Stabat Stella: Stella Dallas and "Stabat Mater" via Foucauldian Theories of Power," Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture, Louisville, KY, February 20, 2010
"'My Name is Johnny Cash': The Artistic Persona through Jameson and Foucault," SW/TX PCA/ACA, Albuquerque, NM, February 10-13, 2010