INVITED TALKS & PRESENTATIONS
2018 “The ‘Ghosting’ of Health: Queer Infections, Biosecurity, and HIV/AIDS in South Korea.” Queer Korea: Health and Cultural Representation. Brown University (April).
2017 “The Panicked Mother: Queer Infections and the Limits of Family in South Korea.” Rethinking East Asian Families and Family Laws: Critical Legal, Gender, and Ethnographic Perspectives. Indiana University (May).
2016 “The Threat of One’s Labor: Queer Activism and Korea’s Capitalist Imaginaries.” Institute for Cross-Cultural Studies, Seoul National University.
2014 “Discussions on Asia: The Midwest Graduate Student Conference.” University of Minnesota. Minneapolis, MN (April).
2017 “Ruptures of Power: Queer Politics and South Korean Imaginaries.” National Women’s Studies Association’s Annual Meeting. Baltimore, MD (November).
2013 “Precarious Time: Discussions on the Un/Doing of East Asia.” Invited Panel, Society for East Asian Anthropology, American Anthropological Association. Chicago, IL (November).
2018 “Security, Interrupted: Queering Family Law in Contemporary South Korea.” Association of Asian Studies. Washington, DC (March).
2017 “An Emerging Manifesto: The Movement to Queer South Korean Citizenship.’” American Anthropological Association. Washington D.C. (November).
2017 “#QueersAgainstIslamophobia: A South Korean Rejoinder.” National Women’s Studies Association’s Annual Meeting. Baltimore, MD (November).
2017 “On Masculinity and Violence: The Toxicity of the South Korean Military.” Academy for Korean Studies in Europe. Prague, CZ (April).
2016 “‘Homosexuality Out!”: Military Law and Queer Threats in South Korea.’” American Anthropological Association. Minneapolis, MN (November).
2016 “Queer States of Security: Police Violence, Sovereignty, and Freedom in Korea.” (Korean) The Queer Studies Session of the 8th LGBTI Human Rights Forum. Seoul, S. Korea (March).
2014 “Specters of Seoul: The Militarization of Visibility.” Discussions on Asia: The Midwest Graduate Conference. Minneapolis, MN (April).
2014 “Specters of Seoul: The Militarization of Visibility.” Association of Asian Studies. Philadelphia, PA (March).
2013 “Militarized Futures: Gay Men in a Precarious South Korea.” American Anthropological Association. Chicago, IL (November).
2012 “Good Mothers, Gay Sons: Affective Personhood in South Korea.” American Anthropological Association. San Francisco, CA (November).
2012 “Bloody Little Secrets: Narrating Coming Out in South Korea.” Southern Anthropological Society. Birmingham, AL (April).
2012 “Bodies Bleeding: Queering Docility in South Korean Cinema.” Emory University’s Third Annual Studies in Sexualities Graduate Student Conference “Queering/Embodying: Materiality Beyond Identity.” Atlanta, GA (March).
2012 “Clandestinity: Coming Out in South Korea.” Southeastern Conference of the Association of Asian Studies. Greenville, SC (April).
2012 “Bloodied and Broken Docility: Queering Gay Bodies in South Korean Cinema.” New Voices: Bodies of Influence. Georgia State University. Atlanta, GA (January).
2011 “Sleeping with Culture: Homosexuality and the Queering of Identity in South Korea.” Asheville Queer Studies Conference. Asheville, NC, (November).
2011 “Sexually Displaced or Culturally Misplaced? The Search for a ‘Homosexual Identity’ in South Korea.” Southeastern Women’s Studies Association Conference. Atlanta, GA (October).