Presentations

2016 "The Most Valuable Thing You Own: An Introduction to the Literary Collections Market for Writers," Iowa Writers' Workshop Invited Presentation. 

2015 "The Current Status of the American Literary Manuscripts Trade in Academic Special Collections Centers," University of Alabama English Symposium.

2014 “Shedding Light on the Dark Archive: Restricted Access and the Social Context of Digital Curation,” Digital Curation panel on behalf of the Bibliographical Society of Canada (BSC) and the Canadian Association of Professional Academic Librarians (CAPAL), Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences.

2014 “Networks in the Archive: The Role of Foundational Literary Collection Acquisitions,” Society for Textual Scholarship.

2013 “‘My Dominant Passion’: Ted Hughes and Seamus Heaney’s Yeats,” American Conference for Irish Studies.

2013 “The Orgy: Muriel Rukeyser’s Contribution to Travel Literature and Irish Studies,” Muriel Rukeyser Centenary Conference.

2013 “Seamus Heaney’s ‘Living Roots’: The Author and the Archive,” American Conference for Irish Studies South.

2012 “‘A Literary Foster Father’: Thomas Flanagan and Seamus Heaney” and Panel Chair: Memory Loss: Reconstructing Memory in Irish Literature, American Conference for Irish Studies.

2011 “Revising Literary History: Ted Hughes and Birthday Letters” and Panel Chair: Transatlantic Exchanges, South Atlantic Modern Languages Association Conference.

2011 “Chattahoochee Plantation: Intersecting Histories in Metropolitan Atlanta,” Southern American Studies Association.

2010 “‘When Humans Act the Goat’: Natives, Tourists, and Travellers at Puck Fair,” South Atlantic Modern Languages Association Conference.

2009 “Retrospective in ‘The Circus Animal’s Desertion’,” Yeats Anniversary Conference.

2008 “Hospitality in Post 9/11 Popular Fiction: Hamid’s The Reluctant Fundamentalist,” The Human Condition Conference.

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