“The Writingest Explorers: William Wells Brown’s Literary Geographia.” Mellon Sawyer Symposium.
      University of Pennsylvania, November 2014.
“Harriet Jacobs’s Biosocial Life.” Northeast Modern Language Association. Harrisburg, 2014.
“Ecologies of the Freehold at Timbucto, New York.” C19. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 2014.
“Networks.” Panel Chair and Respondent. Traces of Early America Conference. University of Pennsylvania, 2013.
“Tilling After Dark: Enslaved People’s Gardens in the U.S. South.” Earth Perfect Symposium. University of Delaware, 2013.
“Spoils, Just Spoiling: Janet Schaw’s Ecocritique.” South Atlantic MLA. Durham, 2012.
“Vault Ecologies: Poe and Allegory.” Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association. Seattle, 2012.
“Children and Citizenship.” Panel Chair. American Studies Association. Baltimore, 2011.
“Lola Ridge and the Poetics of Anarchism.” Midwest MLA. Minneapolis, 2008.