Academic Lectures/Presentations

21 March 2019 – Info TBD at Gettysburg College, PA

06 March 2019 – Info TBD at Claremont School of Theology, CA

31 January 2019 – Info TBD at University of Southern California, CA

20 November 2018 – “The Black Mediterranean and the Politics of Migration” UCLA Lecture – 10am

15-16 November 2018 – “Black Feminism and the Practice of Care” at the UC Consortium for Black Studies, UCLA

10 November 2018 – Author Meets Critic for C. Riley Snorton’s Black on Both Sides: A Racial History of Trans Identity at the National Women’s Studies Association Annual Meeting (NWSA), Atlanta Georgia

04 October 2018 – “Italy and the Geopolitics of Migration” at UCLA, panel with Ubah Cristina Ali Farah, Alessandro Del Lago, and Alessandra Di Maio

13 September 2018 – The Politics and Poetics of Imagination in the Black Mediterranean at the Arts Research Center, UC Berkeley, 17:30-19:30

15 June 2018 – Queer Italia Network: A Roundtable at the Sant’Anna Institute, Sorrento, Italy

28 February 2018 – Death by Numbers: On Dispossession and the Black Mediterranean at UC Irvine

24-25 July 2017 – Challenges in Queer and Feminist Migration and Diaspora Studies at SOAS, London, UK

13-14 July 2017 – Queer Transnational Arts & Activism – University of Eastern Piedmont at Vercelli, Italy [co-organiser]

6-8 July 2017 – AfroEuropeans: Black Cultures & Identities in Europe – University of Tampere, Finland

23-24 June 2017 – Translating Queer Historicities [co-organiser]

21-23 April 2017 – AAIS 2017 Annual Meeting at The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

4-5 November 2016 – Reconfiguring Black Europe: A Symposium, the Institute of Modern Languages Research (IMLR), University of London [co-organiser]

26-28 October 2016 – Transnational Italies, British School of Rome

1 July 2016 – Africa in Translation: Memory and Re-membering – 10:00-13:00

14 May 2016 – Seminar:‘Transcultural memory and the intersection of migration and colonialism’, Centre for Cultural Memory at the Institute of Modern Languages Research (IMLR), University of London

22-24 April 2016 – AAIS 2016 Annual Meeting at Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

24 February 2016 – Dept. of Italian, Medieval and Modern Languages at Cambridge – 17:00-19:00

4 February 2016 – Centro Studi Postcoloniali e di Genere – CSPG at the University of Naples, L’Orientale – 14:30-18:30

8 October 2015 – The Graduate Forum at the Institute of Modern Languages Research (IMLR) -18:00-19:30 in Room 246, Senate House.