Recent & Forthcoming Talks

“Hybridity and Theory,” University of Calcutta (India), July 2013.

“African Cinema: Space, Character, and Narrative,” Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi (India) July 2013.  

“For History: Creolizing Image and Sound in African Cinema” Amherst College, April 2013

“Jean-Marie Teno’s Autobiographical Ecocriticism.” Francophone division Modern Language Association Convention, Seattle, January, 2012.

"African Documentary: Commenting on Sound” African Literature Association Convention, Athens (OH), April, 2011.

“Francophone Anglophone Dialogue: A Roundtable on the Aesthetics and Politics of Foundational Texts in an Era of Diaspora and Transnationalism” Panel Organizer, Chair, and Presenter on Ousmane Sembene at the African Studies Association Convention, San Francisco, November 2010.

"Revolutionary Women in African Cinema.” French and Italian and African and African-American Studies, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, January 2009.