2017 “Climate Change and the Caribbean,” public talk sponsored by the Caribbean Support Group, Lawrence University, October 30.
2017 “Maintaining Colonialism: A Dam Strategy,” Cultural Studies Association Annual Conference, Georgetown University, May 25-27.
2017 “Care and Maintenance,” Yale Theory and Media Studies Colloquium, Yale Working Group on Globalization and Culture, Yale University, May 9.
2016 “Rivers of America,” Water and the Making of Place in North America, Princeton University, October 14.
2016 “‘Can We Afford Life Itself?’: Environmental Justice and River Restoration,” French Association of American Studies in Toulouse, France, May 24-27.
2016 “Matters of Life and Death,” Yale Working Group on Globalization and Culture, Princeton University, April 21, and Yale University, April 27.
2016 “Affective Value of Ethnic Studies,” Keywords in Critical Ethnic Studies, Teach-In, American Studies, Yale University, January 18.
2015 “Rivers Seen and Unseen,” Land and Water: A Long-Term Perspective, Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs, Brown University, September 4-5.
2015 “Currents and Currencies: Mojados Moving Against the Current,” Critical Encounters: Conversations in American Studies, Yale Working Group on Globalization and Culture, Yale University, April 24.
2014 “River Landscapes and the Iconography of Climate Change,” Association for Cultural Studies Crossroads Conference, Tampere, Finland, July 1-4.
2014 “Changing Climates: Weathering the Everyday and the Cultures of the Anthropocene,” Yale Working Group on Globalization and Culture, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, May 30-June 1.
2014 “Re-Envisioning the Life and Death of American Rivers,” American Historical Association Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, January 2-5.