Blending Theory and Practice

Conference Presentations

2021                “The Space Between: Queered Creative Space In Bebe Miller’s Virtual Workshop, and the Queer presence of the                               absence of the Dramatrug”

                         (upcoming in October 2021)

                         Dance Studies Association, Rutgers Unviversity, Rutgers, NJ

                         Panel Presentation with Dr. Fen Kennedy (Assistant Professor, University of Alabama), Benny Simon (Visiting                                         Lecturer, Ohio University, Crystal Michelle Perkins (Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University)

 

2017                “The Personal is Political: The Pedagogy of Improvisational Composition as Action”

                        National Dance Education Organization, San Antonio, TX

                        Panel Movement workshop with Ani Javian (Assistant Professor, Rutgers University), Rachel Barker (Assistant                                        Professor, University of North Carolina, Charlotte)

 

2017                “Reconsidering Hierarchical Structures: Promoting Agency in Pedagogical and Artistic Practices”

                         National Dance Education Organization, San Antonio, TX

                         Panel presentation

                          Ani Javian (Assistant Professor, Rutgers), Rachel Barker 

           

2017                “Wielding Weight Through Touch: Contact in Contemporary Dance Technique”

                          Body Mind Centering Conference, San Marcos, TX

                          Movement Workshop

                       

2016                “Improvisation in Contemporary Technique: Unlocking Potential and Curiosity”

                         National Dance Education Organization, Washington, DC

                         Movement workshop

                         Co-taught with Ani Javian (Assistant Professor, Rutgers), Rachel Barker 

                                   

2016                “Pedagogy of Partnered Technique: A Merger of Scientific and Pedagogical Perspectives”

                        National Dance Education Organization, Washington, DC

                        Movement Workshop

                        Co-taught with Stevie Oakes (Associate Professor, The College at Brockport)