Public and Invited Talks

2019

January 29, “Queer Femininities in the Nineteenth Century” talk
qUCL Queer Research Space Forum, University College London

February 4, Becoming Michelle Obama roundtable (invited)
Gender and History in the Americas seminar
Institute of Historical Research at the School of Advanced Study

February 6, “Feminist Futures for Turbulent Times (Octavia E. Butler and Ursula K. Le Guin) panel (invited)
Institute for Advanced Studies, University College London

February 26, “Racial Diversity within the LGBT+ Community” panel (invited)
LGBT+ Society, Queen Mary University of London

February 28, “Objects of Desire: LGBT+ History Month” panel (invited)
Petrie Museum, University College London

March 1, “Whither the Queer Femme? Nineteenth Century Science and the Politics of Dress” talk (invited)
“Beyond Binary: Trans and Queer as Disruptive Technologies” symposium
Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Cambridge

March 29, “The Right Not to Care: Insights from Feminist Techno-Orientalism” on the “Feminisms and Technology: New Imaginings for Future Care and Well-Being” panel (invited)
Arts & Health Forum, The Cultural Capital Exchange

May 24, “#BlackandSTEM: Honouring the Archive of Nineteenth-Century African American Women in Medical Science” talk (invited)
Editing the Long Nineteenth Century: Recovering Women in the Digital Age collective
Arts Week, Birkbeck College

June 5, “All Look Same: Techno-Orientalist Queer Reproduction at the Turn of the Century” talk (invited)
Technologies of Gender symposium
Winchester School of Art, University of Southampton

UCL Festival of Culture
June 3, “Lived Gender Diversities: Collective Reflections and New
Perspectives” panelist and organizer
June 4, “LGBTQ+ Comic Book Event at Gay’s the Word” panel chair
June 7, “Masculinities” panel chair

Sept 17, “Interdisciplinary Curiosity and Solidarity for Survival” plenary Vitae Research Development International Conference, Sept 16-17

Oct 2,  “Disaffected: The Cultural Politics of Unfeeling” talk, Research Series run by the English Colloquium and Centre for the Study of Sexual Dissidence, University of Sussex

Oct 5, “Decolonizing STEM Should Not Be a Metaphor” keynote Decolonise STEM: Resisting, Unlearning, and Imagining conference UCL Department of Science and Technology Studies

Dec 2, “Championing Inclusive Education” session Arena Centre, University College London

Dec 4, “The Cultural Politics of Unfeeling” talk      Centre for the History of Emotions, Queen Mary University of London