Conference Presentations and Guest Lectures



American Association of Geographers

“Bridging, Leaking”

Hydrofeminism Panel, American Association of Geographers 2019, Washington D.C., U.S.A., April 3-7


UnDisciplined 2017

“Incontinent Domains: Thinking through Leaks in the Contemporary Moment.”

 Cultural Studies Graduate Conference. Queen’s University, Department of Cultural Studies, Agnes Etherington Art Centre.  March 31-April 1, 2017

Future Communications Symposium 2015

“Abject Realities and the Consensual Sublime: E-Waste, Photography, and the Privileged Spectator’”

Department of Communications and Culture , York University. December 11, 2015


Sexuality Studies Association Conference

“Desiring Leaks – Thinking Through the Sexual Ecology of Leaking”

Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences 2018, University of Regina May 27-30


RE: Turns

 "Memory and Place: Mediating Landscape after the Forensic Turn"

Intersections 2016 Conference, York University. March 11-12, 2016


Future Communications Symposium 2014

Identity in Hypermodernity: Hyperalterity in M.I.A.’s ‘Bad Girls”

Department of Communications and Culture , York University. November 14, 2014. 


CCCS 2013 "Cultural Memory"

“Monumental Absences and the State as Spectre”

Centre for Culture and Cultural Studies and the Balkan Network for Culture and Culture Studies, Skopje, Macedonia. September 5-7, 2013


Women's and Gender Studies et Recherches Féministes (WGSRF) Annual Conference

“Free Bleeding and Leaky Bodies: Discharging Leakiness from Narratives of Embodiment"

Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences 2018, University of Regina May 27-30

CACS 2016

“Enduring Ruins: Disruptions and Continuity in Visual Representations of Blight”

Canadian Association of Cultural Studies Biennial Conference 2016.” University of Waterloo. January 14-17, 2016



 “Thinking Between Space and Time: Ephemeral Memory in Altered, Mediated, and Absent Spaces”

Intersections 2015, York University. March 13-14, 2015. “Thresholds: Presence, Absence, Territory,” Panel with Jonathan Petrychyn and Carmen Victor

Cultures of Memory, Memories of Culture

“Non-Commemoration and the Nation: Memory and Forgetting in the Former Yugoslavia”

15th Annual Conference of the English Department, University of Bucharest. June 6-8, 2013 


Dirt: Intersectional Approaches to Messiness

"Leveraging the Leak: Possibilities and Threats in Contesting Boundaries"

Studio for Media Activism, Ryerson University, November 12, 2017

Invited Lecture

“Mediating Landscape after the Forensic Turn”

ARTH 3710: Memory and Place, Professor Shelley Hornstein, York University. February 2017 & February 2018

SKIN: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Cybernetic Containers

“The Potentiality of Leaks: A Call for a More-Than-Human Aesthetics of Desire.” 

 Sensorium Symposium, Sensorium: Centre for Digital Arts and Technology, York University. April 8, 2016