Conference and Invited Talks

April 2018 Transformative Teaching and Learning Conference

Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

“Of Dice and Students: Utilizing Reacting to the Past Pedagogy in Today’s Classroom”

February 2018 College Art Association, AHTR Special Session “State of the Art (History): Re- Examining the Exam”

Los Angeles, CA

“Reacting to the Past: Game Play as a Replacement for Traditional Assessment Modes”

November 2017 Mid-Atlantic Popular and American Culture Association Annual Conference, 

Philadelphia, PA

Area Chair for American Studies and Session Chairperson:

“Getting Away with It: Construction of Race, Gender, and Self in American Culture”

“Myth and Storytelling in American Culture: The Construction of American Identity”

“The Power of Symbols in American Culture and Politics”

Session Co-Chairperson:

“Poison in the Garden: Politics, Industry, and Health”

“ Medieval Americana”

October 2017 Southeastern College Art Conference, Columbus, OH

“The Pitfalls of Developing On-Line Courses, or On-line Courses are NOT Classrooms”

November 2016 Mid-Atlantic Popular and American Culture Association Annual Conference, 

Atlantic City, NJ

Area Chair for American Studies and Session Chairperson:

“From Rags to Riches: Mobility and Security in American Culture”

“Black Bodies/Black Voices: Politics, Agency, and Personhood”

“America in Crisis: A Search for Itself”

“Mythic Americas”

October 2016 Southeastern College Art Conference, Roanoke, VA

“A Museum in the Parlor: Art Education in St. Nicholas Magazine: Scribner’s Illustrated Magazine for Girls and Boys”

May 2016 “Breaking Boundaries: Experiential Learning Opportunities in the 21st Century”

Guttman Community College, CUNY, New York, NY

One of five “lightening talks”: “Art History Teaching Resources: A Model for Innovation in Teaching and Learning throughout the Humanities”

April 2016 Nineteenth-Century Studies Association Conference, “The New and the Novel/New Directions for Nineteenth-Century Studies,” Lincoln, NE

“The Great Dot Dilemma: Printing Images in Scribner’s Illustrated Monthly Magazines”

November 2015 Mid-Atlantic Popular and American Culture Association Annual Conference, 

Philadelphia, PA

Area Chair for American Studies and Session Chairperson:

“The Making of a City”

“Bolsheviks and Aliens: The Mythology of American Fear”

“Now You See It, Now You Don’t: Race, Identity, and Reality”

“Cultures of Child-Rearing and U.S. Foreign Relations”

March 2015 Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association National Conference, New Orleans, LA 

“Educating the Eye, Improving Taste: Art and Aesthetic Education in St. Nicholas Magazine

October 2014 Southeastern College Art Conference, Sarasota, FL 

Panel Co-Chairperson: 

“SECAC des Refusés”

November 2011 Mid-Atlantic Popular and American Culture Association Annual Conference, 

Philadelphia, PA 

“Listen to the Words of the Great Mother: The Goddess Art of Mary Beth Edelson” 

March 2011Association of Historians of Nineteenth-Century Art 7th Annual GraduateSymposium, The Graduate Center, New York, NY

“Around the World with St. Nick: Travel Imagery in St. Nicholas Magazine

October 2010 Mid-Atlantic Popular and American Culture Association Annual Conference Alexandria, VA 

“Globe-Trotting Tots: St. Nicholas Magazine and Travel Imagery”

October 2009 13th Annual Conference on Cultural and Historic Preservation, “The Art, Architecture, and Literature of the Gilded Age.” Salve Regina University, Newport, RI

St. Nicholas Magazine: A Portable Art Museum”

INVITED LECTURES

October 2017 J. Wayne Stark Gallery 

Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

Moderator for “Women Painting Women: In Earnest” Roundtable Discussion

September 2017 Pedagogy Project Think Tank

Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

“Teaching and Assessment with Reacting to the Past” 

April 2017 Melbern G. Glasscock Center for Humanities Research: Art, Architecture, and Visual Culture Working Group

Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

“St. Nicholas Magazine: A Portable Art Museum”

September 2013 New York Public Library Lecture Series, New York, NY 

Lecture: “St. Nicholas Magazine: a Portable Art Museum”

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