selected papers delivered and sessions chaired
South East College Art Conference, New Orleans, 2008: “Digital Dressing Vs. Donning an Avatar.“
International Symposium for Electronic Art (ISEA), Singapore, 2008: Encompassing the Body: Wearable Technology vs. the Avatar.”
MutaMorphosis Conference, Prague, Czech Republic (organized by CIANT-International Center for Arts and New Technologies and Leonardo ISAST), 2007: "Dress for Stress: WearabIdeology and the Social Body."
College Art Association Annual Meeting, Atlanta, 2005: “‘Contemporary Art and the Plight of Its Public’ Remixed.”
Inter-Society for Electronic Arts, Helsinki, Finland, and Tallinn, Estonia, 2004: “Computer Couture; or, Queer Eye for the Cyborg.”
“Beyond East and West” Symposium, Hill Memorial Library, Louisiana State University, 2004: “Beyond Terrorism: Cultural Clash and Global View in the Work of Seven Transnational Artists.”
College Art Association Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, 2002. Session Chair: “Medium or Media: A Discursive Divide.”
Southeastern College Art Conference annual meeting, Columbia SC, 2001: “Douglas Davis’s Moralpornography.com: The Mediation of Art Online.”
College Art Association annual meeting, Los Angeles, 1999: “Group Portrait: Identifying China’s New Avant Garde,” with Fredrikke Scollard.
Southeastern College Art Conference, New Orleans, 1994: “Marsden Hartley and the Practice of Autobiography.”
18th Annual West Virginia University Colloquium on Modern Literature and Film, Morgantown, WV, 1993: “The Critic and the Imago in Robert Indiana’s Oeuvre.”
College Art Association annual meeting, Washington DC, 1991: “LOVE Affair: Author-itativeness and Appropriation in the Sixties.”
Society of Architectural Historians annual meeting, New Haven, 1982: Session Chair: “Campus Architecture.”
College Art Association annual meeting, New York, 1977: “The Architecture of James Gamble Rogers.”