Chicago IL

Decolonizing Rape & An Indigenous Response To #metoo
Plenary II: Sexual Violence and Racialized Bodies: Re/Centering Creative Practices of Representation and Resistance  | Race Sex Power 2018 Conference | April 2018


Elmira NY

Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women
Indigenous Peoples Day Panel | Elmira College | October 2018

Writing Our Lives On The Land
Elmira College Empowering Relationships Project Workshop | September 2017


Hamilton NZ

Sexual Violence & Whānau Restoration in Aotearoa: Exploring Mātauranga-based Approaches through Pūrākau
He Manawa Whenua Indigenous Research Conference (w. Rawiri Waretini-Karena, Takirirangi Smith)  | July 2013


Honolulu HI

Our Love on The Land: Māori Intimate Economy in Scarcity Times
Native American & Indigenous Studies Association‘Indigenous Economies of Abundance: Art Grown through Land-Based Activism in the Pacific’ Panel (w. Candace Fujikane, Brandy Nālani McDougall, ku’ualoha manawanui) | May 2016

 Mātauranga Maori: Māori Knowledges
Taukaea Maori Symposium, UH Mānoa Kamakakūokalani Center for Hawaiian Studies | April 2013


Ithaca NY

Of Land & Bodies: Gendering Colonization, Decolonizing the Indigenous Imagination
Ithaca College Native Heritage Month Keynote | November 2016
Deconstructing ‘Whale Rider’
Ithaca College Center for Study of Culture, Race, & Ethnicity ‘Watching Race in U.S Media’ Guest | March 2016
Sing Our Rivers Red: Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women
Cornell University Indigenous Graduate Student Association Panel (w. Lisa Kahaleole Hall) | November 2015
Mana Wahine Māori: Indigenous/Māori Feminism
Cornell University American Indian & Indigenous Studies Program ‘Indigenous Women’s Experiences’ Guest | October 2011


Oakland CA

Indigenous Women’s Ways of Knowing: Critical Interruptions
National Women’s Studies Association ‘Democratizing Knowledge: Feminists of Color Engage Syracuse University’ (w. Chandra Talpade Mohanty, Linda Carty, T. Jackie Cuevas, Beverly Guy-Sheftall) | November 2012


San Juan PR

Transnational Challenges to Global Empire: Cultivating Ethical Feminist Praxis
National Women’s Studies Association (w. Chandra Mohanty, Amina Mama, Linda Carty, Suzy J. Zepeda, Carol Fadda-Conrey) | November 2014

Democratizing Knowledge, Collaborative Scholarship, and Anti-Colonial Struggles
National Women’s Studies Association (w. Dana Olwan, Carol Fadda-Conrey, Linda Carty, Chandra Mohanty) | November 2014


Syracuse NY

Global Indigineity: Gendering Resistance in Hawai’i
Native American & Indigenous Studies (SU) ‘Global Indigenous Issues’ Guest | December 2017
Educational Colonialism
Democratizing Knowledge ‘Understanding the Power of Place’ Guest | April 2017
Decolonizing Methodologies
Native American & Indigenous Studies (SU) ‘Global Indigenous Issues’ Guest | November 2016
Decolonizing Educational Practice
Democratizing Knowledge Mellon Foundation Summer Institute (w. Marcelle Haddix) | June 2016
Comparative Settler Colonialisms in Conversation: Indigenous Critique, Alliance Politics, & Decolonized Futures
Democratizing Knowledge Panel (w. Jodi A. Byrd, Scott Morgensen, Dana Olwan) | March 2014


Toronto ON

Pacific Cartographies and Sovereignties: Mapping Settler Colonial and Indigenous Topographies for Decolonial Futures
Critical Ethnic Studies Association (w. Candace Fujikane, Kelsey Amos) | May 2015


Uncasville CT

Uncovering Restorative Education: Maori Women and Public Schools in Aotearoa/New Zealand
Native American & Indigenous Studies Association | June 2012


Washington DC

 Indigenous Cartography and Pacific Topographies: Mapping Gendered Economies onto Land for Decolonial Futures
Native American & Indigenous Studies Association (w. Candace Fujikane, Tuti Baker, ku’ualoha manawanui) | June 2015