July 6-10, 2015
University of Wisconsin-Madison 
Hip Hop in the Heartland
Speaker | Social Justice Cyphers
Madison, WI

January 15, 2015
DePaul University
The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Prayer Breakfast
Keynote Speaker | Get free: Urban civics education for social justice.
Chicago, IL

December 16, 2014
Malmö University
Conference: Politics of identity, activism and pedagogy in punk and hip hop studies
Speaker | The pain of understanding: Hip hop pedagogy, racial battle fatigue, and activism.
Malmö, Sweden

October 29, 2014
Georgetown University
OUTober 2014
Speaker | Angelic troublemakers: Queer identity and social justice.
Washington, DC

October 10-17, 2014
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign 
More Than Words Focal Point Project
Speaker | Hip hop pedagogy, racial battle fatigue, and the state.
Champaign, IL

July 7-11, 2014
University of Wisconsin-Madison 
Hip Hop in the Heartland
Speaker | Hip hop education from birth and beyond.
Madison, Wisconsin

April 28, 2014
White House Research Conference on Girls
Researcher |
Washington, D.C.

April 3-7, 2014
AERA 2014 Annual Meeting
Participant | The Power of Education Research for Innovation In Practice and Policy
Philadelphia, PA

March 28, 2014
TEDxUGA
University of Georgia
Speaker | Hip Hop, Grit, and Academic Success
Athens, GA

March 14, 2014
Northern Kentucky University
Keynote Speaker | Sister Circle Conference Committee 2014
Highland Heights, KY

March 12, 2014
Georgia Highlands College-Marietta
Women’s History Celebration
Speaker | Hip Hop Feminism
Marietta, GA

February 3-4,2014
The Ohio State University
Hip Hop Literacies Conference 2014
Speaker | Hip Hop in Elementary and Secondary Education
Columbus, OH

October 22, 2013
University of Cincinnati 
Social Justice & The Sociopolitical Identities of Youth In Education
Host | A Teaching for Hope & Justice Workshop
Cincinnati, OH

August 30, 2013
Decatur Book Festival
Speaker | Hip Hop Pedagogy
Atlanta, GA

May 21,2013
University of California, Riverside
Speaker | Hip Hop Pedagogy: Possibilities, Challenges & Social Justice
Riverside, CA

April 10,2013
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Speaker | Hip Hop Education for Social Justice
Chapel Hill, NC

March 27, 2013
University of Kentucky
Speaker | Black girlhood, hip hop & the new south.
Lexington, KY

March 9, 2013
Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History
Host | Community Forum on Hip Hop Education and Social Justice
Atlanta, GA

March 6, 2013
Oakland University
Speaker | Equity, multicultural education & hip hop pedagogy
Rochester, MI

February 15-16, 2013 
The Ohio State University
Hip Hop Literacies Conference 2013
Speaker | Hip Hop Literacies: Pedagogies for Social Change
Columbus, OH

January 26, 2013
Book Talk & Signing |  Hip Hop’s Li’l Sistas Speak
Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History
Atlanta, GA

January 11, 2013
Book Talk & Signing |  Hip Hop’s Li’l Sistas Speak
Charis Books & More
Atlanta, GA

November 27, 2012 
Book Talk & Signing | Hip Hop’s Li’l Sistas Speak
Hotel Indigo
Athens, GA

November 12, 2012 
Book Talk | Hip Hop’s Li’l Sistas Speak
University of Georgia
Aderhold Hall, Room G23
Athens, GA

November 10, 2012
Boys & Girls Club of Rochester
Keynote Speaker | Annual Gala
Rochester, NY 14611