Speaking and Installations

I am fully booked for the remainder of 2022. I am happy to discuss possible speaking and/or installations for 2023 please use the form below to get in touch about an event.


2022 events:

Culture Mapping NYC, “Textiles as Archives and Afterlives: Artists in Conversation” with Romi Morrison, NYU April 2022.

“Energy Pools: Envisioning Data Differently” Installed work co-created with Caroline Casey and Nikki Stevens. Beckman National Academies Center, Irvine CA March 2022

“Embodying Data” Hope College Data Science Series, March 2022.

2021 events:

“Visceral Data: Renderings and Matter” Michigan State University, Annual Distinguished Digital Humanities Keynote, October, 2021

“Data Forms” Keynote at “The Role of Digital Humanities in Challenging Times, the annual meeting of the Hellenic Association for the Study of English (HASE),” Athens, Greece, June 2021

“What do we mean when we talk about ‘data justice’” Data Justice Seminar, Wright Center for Computation and Justice Society, May 2021

“Counter-Trace: Can Surveillance be Subverted” Uses and Abuses of Data in Higher Ed, UCSC Data Science Symposium, May 2021

“Energy Pools – Creating a Data Visceralization for Energy Consumption” with Caroline Casey and Nikki Stevens, April, 2021.

“Data Privacy Now” Modern Language Association Annual Meeting, January 2021.


2020 events:

“Possibilities and Perils of Collections as Data: Lessons from Eugenic Rubicon” LDL as Data Speaker Series, December, 2020.

“Changing the Way We Teach and Learn: New Interdisciplinary Networks,” IEEE Society on Social Impacts of Technology Annual Conference, November, 2020.

Humanities in the Digital Age, Closing Plenary Panel, Humanities@Google Summit, October 29, 2020

World Learning Summit 2020, “Inclusiveness in Higher Education: Lessons from the COVID-19 Experience and Beyond” (Panel), October 22, 2020

Public Interest Technology Colloquium Keynote, “Numbered Lives in the Era of COVID” October 21st, 2020

Social Dimensions of the Pandemic (Panel), Northeastern University NULAB, October 15th, 2020

February 10, Drew University

  • Faculty workshop: Performing Archives: Digital, Sonic, and Haptic Representations
  • Public talk: Early Data Bodies and Anglo-American Empire

February 28, Keynote, Connecticut Digital Humanities Conference

COVID cancelled March 11, invited talk, Brown University

COVID cancelled April 7, closing speaker Social Justice in Digital Spaces series, Utah State University

COVID postponed April 8 – 12, scholar in residence, University of California, Santa Cruz

  • Invited talk at Cultural Studies Luncheon 4/8
  • Convocation speaker 4/9
  • PhD+ program invited speaker

COVID postpone August, invited installation with Jessica Rajko, Atlanta Contemporary Art Museum


2019 events:

November 2019, “Pleasure Reproduction and Biopower,” Communications 2019 Colloquium, University of New Hampshire

Aug 2019, invited panelist for the Boys Behaving Badly panel, Stratford Shakespeare Festival

June 2019, Keynote, Digital Humanities Summer Institute (see talk here)

April 2019, Invited speaker for Feminist Labs event at UCBoulder (see talk here)

March 2019, Invited speaker for Intersectional Feminist Digital Humanities, University of Virginia

February 2019, Invited speaker at University of Connecticut

January 2019, Book signing event at MLA in Chicago in Jan

September 2018, “Numbered Lives: Life and Death in Quantum Media,” University of South Florida

April 2018, “Numbered Lives: Life and Death in Quantum Media,” University of Utah

March 2018, “SafeHarbor: Art, an Ethics of Care, and Californian Eugenics,”Against Amnesia: Archives, Evidence, & Social Justice, the 2017-18 Obermann Humanities Symposium and Provost’s Global Forum, University of Iowa

March 2018, “Living Net” Installation (with Jessica Rajko), University of Pennsylvania