Conferences and Events


Hearing #Kaylor: Taylor Swift, Karlie Kloss, and Queer Musical Imaginings of Reputation

Fan Studies Network North America Conference
DePaul University, Chicago, October 2018

Viral Musicking; Contagious Listening

American Musicological Society Annual Conference
San Antonio, TX, November 2018



“Unmute This”: Autoplaying Video and Vernacular Media Theory

Music and the Moving Image XIII
New York University, NY, May 2018

“I am no longer looking forward to the weekend”: Hating, Loving, Remixing ‘Friday’”

Society for Cinema and Media Studies Annual Conference
Toronto, ON, March 2018

“From Pieces to Listening Practices”

Musicology in the Age of (Post)Globalization Conference
The Graduate Center of the City University of New York, NY, April 2018

“Groupmuse, the Gig Economy, and Classical Music in the 21st Century”

Society for American Music Annual Conference
Kansas City, MO March 2018

“Viral Musicking; Contagious Listening”

Techniques of Listening Conference
University of Minnesota, MN 13-14 October 2017

Invited Respondent, “Urban Soundscape, History, and the City” panel

Music and Sound Studies Workshop
Columbia University, NY 22-23 September 2017

“Groupmuse, the Gig Economy, and Classical Music in the 21st Century”

Branding ‘Western Music’
University of Bern, Switzerland 7-9 September 2017

“Vocal Power, Vocal Pleasure, and Artifice as Authority in Beyoncé’s ‘Sandcastles'”

Feminist Theory and Music Conference
San Francisco, CA 27-30 July 2017

“‘We We We So Excited’: Hating, Loving, Remixing ‘Friday'”

Music and the Moving Image XII
New York University, NY 26-28 May 2017

BEYONCÉ: How Viral Techniques Circulated a Visual Album”

American Musicological Society
82nd Annual Meeting
Vancouver, BC 3-6 November 2016

“‘Blank Space’, Fan Creativity, and Social Media Meaning-Making”

IASPM – UK/Ireland Conference 2016: Creativity: Practice and Praxis
Brighton, UK 8-10 September 2016

“Waking Up in a Post-BEYONCÉ World: How Social Media ‘Techniques of the Now’ Exploded a 2013 Concept Album”

Music and the Moving Image XI
New York University, NY 27-29 May 2016

“UNMUTE THIS: Ubiquitous Listening and Vernacular Media Theory”

Theorizing the Web 2016
Museum of the Moving Image, Queens NY 15-16 April 2016

“Watching Cell Phones, Listening to Video: Bus Uncle Goes Viral”

Yale Graduate Music Symposium: Sound Limits – Music and Its Borders
New Haven, CT 4-5 March 2016

“‘Bus Uncle’ and the Mobilization of Sound, Music, and Urban Experience”

Music on the Move: Sounds and New Mobilities
EHSS – Paris, France 8 December 2015