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"The Case for a Trans Critical Optic," Conference on "Worlds of Literature — Competing Notions of the Global," Freie Universität Berlin, July 2020


"Sounding Global: Radio and Transnational Modernism," Lipitz Lecture, the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, May 2020


"Trans Reading as Comparative Literature," Comparative Literature: Principles, Practices, and Perspectives summer seminar, University of Kent, UK, June 2019
"The Case for a Transnational Critical Optic, Now," Symposium on "Literature and the World: Theories, Concepts, Debates," Macquarie University, Australia, Dec. 12, 2017

"Trans Reading and Comparative Modernism," Institute of English Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London, June 26, 2017

“The BBC World Service and Its Legacy,” The BBC’s World Service: Debts and Legacies Symposium, King’s College London, Feb 3-4, 2017

“Reading, Recovering, Reprinting Purdah and Polygamy,” King’s College, London, June 26, 2016

“Radio Relations and Transnational Listening,” Intimate Modernism Symposium, Uppsala, Sweden, Oct. 29-31, 2015

Panel on “Three Guineas, Pacifist Activism, and the Event of Total War,” in conjunction with opening of exhibit “Testimonies in Art & Action: Igniting Pacifism in the Face of Total War,” Magill Library, Haverford College, October 6, 2015

"Re-Routing Community: Radio, Colonial Voices, and Transnational Listening," Keynote Address, Modernist Communities: the inaugural meeting of the French Modernist Studies Association, Paris, France, April 24, 2014

“Sound Waves: Radio, Colonial Voices and Transnational Listening,” The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Jan. 23, 2014

“Modernism in a Postcolonial Context,” the Maharani’s Arts and Commerce College for Women, The University of Mysore, India, Nov. 13, 2013

ACLx/Examine Conference at Penn State, Sept. 27-28, 2013. Open to the public.

Organizer and chair, "Comparative Literature and New Media," panel 9/27 1:45-3:30
Participant, "Ideas of the Decade" panel, idea: "Trans-"; 9/28 10:30-12:15

"Comparative Modernisms" mini-conference, University of Colorado, Boulder, Oct 18, 2013, 1-5:30. Open to the public.

"Modes of Comparative Modernism: Transnational, Transgender, Intermedial."