Select Conferences Organized & Attended

“Beyond the Frame: New Approaches to Ekphrasis for Our Present Moment.” Organizer. American Writer’s Association. San Antonio, TX. Proposed Panel, 2020.

Khatibi Conference. Invited Talk. Dartmouth College. Fall 2019.

“Butting Up Against The Line: Extinction and the Poetic Line in Jorie Graham’s Fast.” Presenter. Association for the Study of Literature & the Environment. University California-Davis, June 2019.

“Small Interventions: Studies in the Miniature.” Co-organizer and presenter. Cultural Studies Association. Carnegie Mellon University, June 2018.

“Textual Sutures and Translations: from Virginia Woolf to Sabrina Kherbiche.” Invited Talk. CUNY Graduate Center, February 2015.

“Detecting Diaspora: Jean-Claude Izzo’s Marseilles.” Invited Talk. University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Spring 2014.

“From Periphery to Center and Back Again: Framing Crime in Jean-Claude Izzo’s Marseilles.” Presenter. American Comparative Literature Association. New York University, 2014. 

“Cruise Ships and Dock Slums: Class and Race in 1920s Marseilles.” Presenter. American Comparative Literature Association. University of Toronto, 2013.