Presenting "Rest and the Resistant Listener" at MVSA 2018.
“Sound Escapes: News Leaks, Sneaky Listeners, and Thomas Hardy’s Case for Candid Fiction.”
North American Victorian Studies Association, St. Petersburg, FL, October 2018.
“Rest and the Resistant Listener: Reading Husbands and Snoring Wives in Fin de Siècle Literature.”
Midwest Victorian Studies Association Conference, St. Louis, MO, April 2018.
*Winner the William and Mary Burgan Prize for Outstanding Graduate Student Presentation
“Feasting on Morality: Teaching Sympathy and Constructing Class through the ‘banquet that is Shakespeare.’”
Midwest Victorian Studies Association Conference, Oberlin, OH, April 2017.
“Teaching Character: Pedagogy of the Person and Victorian Shakespeare in Charlotte Bronte's Shirley.”
Craft Critique Culture Conference, Iowa City, IA, April 2017.
*Named a Paper of Recognition and selected for publication in the Iowa Journal of Cultural Studies
“The Phonograph Trick: Sound Forms and Transformations in Conan Doyle’s Detective Fiction.”
Jakobsen Memorial Conference, Iowa City, IA, March 2017.
*Winner of the First Place Prize in the Humanities
“Sound Detection: Fugitive Sounds, Vocalic Bodies, and Conan Doyle’s ‘phonograph tricks.’”
Interdisciplinary Nineteenth-Century Studies Conference, Philadelphia, PA, March 2017.
“Remembering the Body: Incorporating Kinesthetic Learning into Writing Center Peer Consulting.”
Midwest Writing Centers Conference. Cedar Rapids, IA. March 2016.
“Graduate Killjoys: A Roundtable on Contestation, Containment, and Resistance amidst the Precarity of Graduate Life.”
National Women’s Studies Association. Milwaukee, WI, November 2015.
“Somatic Changes in Poetic Exchanges: Recitation, Memorization, and the Body in L.M. Montgomery’s Anne of Green Gables.”
Craft Critique Culture Conference, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, April 2015.
“‘I cannot unself myself for ever and ever’: Poetic Attempts to Transcend the Self in Christina Rossetti’s A Pageant and Other Poems.”
Interdisciplinary Nineteenth-Century Studies Conference, Houston, TX, March 2014.