presentations

  • Embracing Joy: Examining Space, Place, and Queer World-Making in Schitt’s Creek. Mid-Atlantic Popular Culture Association, Nov 7-9, 2019, Pittsburgh, PA.
  • Antidote to Binging: New Anthology Television. Popular Culture Association, April 17-20, 2019, Washington, DC.
  • Consumer Capital and Queer Representation. Consumer Identities & Social Change Symposium. March 22, 2019. St. John’s University, Queens, NY.
  • Anthologizing Mobility: Space & Place in HBO’s High Maintenance. Literature Film Association, Nov 29-Dec 1, 2018, New Orleans, LA.
  • Hela Queer: LGBT Imagery and Negotiated Identity in Thor: Ragnarok. Mid-Atlantic Popular Culture Association, Nov 7-9, 2018, Baltimore, MD.
  • Frenemies & Family in Hybrid Queer Spaces: RuPaul’s Drag Race as Intertextual Fan Practice, Fan Studies Network- North America, October 25-27, 2018. Chicago, IL.
  • Binge, Meme, Repeat: Participatory Nostalgia & Netflix. Popular Culture Association. March 28-April 1, 2018, Indianapolis, IN.
  • The Semiotics of Tea and Shade: The Symbols, Rituals and Artifacts of RuPaul’s Drag Race. Mid-Atlantic Popular Culture Association. November 9- 11, 2017. Philadelphia, PA.
  • Stuff White Dudes Like: Late Night TV Hosts and Hegemonic Performances of Fandom. Fan Studies Network. June 24, 2017, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire,England.
  • Hip to be Queer: The Consumer Capital of LGBTCool. Panel: Leveraging Brand Authenticity Through Popular Culture, IMC and Popular Culture Conference, June 2, 2017. Wilmington, North Carolina.
  • Money, Dick, Power: UnReal as Oppositional Reading of Reality Dating Shows. April 14, 2017, Popular Culture Association, San Diego CA.
  • Here for the Right Reasons: Class Portrayals and the Pursuit of Ordinary Celebrity in Reality Television Competitions. Mid-Atlantic Popular Culture Association, November 3-5, 2016 Atlantic City, NJ
  • Stuart Hall and Understanding Digital Imaginaries. Association of Internet Researchers, October 21-24, 2015, Phoenix, AZ
  • Pop Bottle Projects and Etsy for Rest of Us: Working Class Queering and Crafting in the Digital DIY Movement. Popular Culture Association, April 2015, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Connection and Consumption: CouchSurfing as Alternative Economy. PopKongress: Managing Popular Culture, February 2014, Karlsruhe, Germany.
  • An International Hybrid Collective in the United States, Japan and Beyond. International Academic Forum MediAsia, November 2013, Osaka, Japan.