Conference Presentations

2012
National Communication Association Conference, Orlando, FL
Invited Paper Presentation. "Productive Theories of Race in the Membrane."

Local and Mobile Conference, Raleigh, NC
Invited Paper Presentation. "Race and Affect in the Membrane"

Computers and Writing Conference, Raleigh, NC
Invited Paper Presentation. "The Pedagogy of Race in the Digital 'Post-Anti-Essentialist' Turn."

Association of English Graduate Students, NC State, Raleigh, NC
Invited Paper Presentation. "Doing Ethnography With Affect"

Society of Cinema and Media Studies, Boston, MA
Invited Paper Presentation. "The Order of Hardness: 'Rhythm-Based Games' and Sonic Affect.


2011
Environments, Risk, and Digital Media: Communication, Rhetoric, and Digital Media Symposium, Raleigh, NC
Invited Paper Presentation. "We are Getting Hyped: Risk in Sonic Ecology."

Communication, Rhetoric, and Digital Media Research Symposium, Raleigh, NC
Invited Research Presentation. "Affective Orchestration in the Prison Visiting Room."

Conference on College Composition and Composition, Atlanta, GA
Invited Paper Presentation. "'I Have Quoting To Do': Composition, John Cage, and Auditory Logics."

Mobilities in Motion, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
Invited Paper Presentation. "Noise is a private nuisance if it interferes with someone's use and enjoyment of land: Sonic Mobility through Brian Eno and Geno's Cheesesteaks"

Association of English Graduate Students, NC State, Raleigh, NC
Invited Paper Presentation. "The Noisy Identity in the Noisy Muslin of Muslimgauze."


2010
National Communication Association Conference, San Francisco, CA
Scholar to Scholar session. "Race and Aural Territory in the Poetry of Good Sista/Bad Sista"

Eastern Communication Association Conference, Baltimore, MD
Invited Paper Presentation. "Are You Telling Me This Ship is Alive?: Sound, Subjectivity, and Non-Place in Science-Fiction"

Carolina Rhetoric Conference, Raleigh, NC
Invited Paper Presentation. "Sonic Weapons and Sonic Authority."


2008
National Communication Association Conference, San Diego, CA
Award Paper, 'Top Paper in Semiotics and Communication': "We're the Paran Maum: Linda Linda Linda, Aural Semiotics, and Sonic Identity"