Events and Appearances 


“What Matters to Me and Why”

Stanford University
Stanford, CA
Winter 2016


Brigham Young University

Provo, UT
March 2016


Menlo College

Monday Speaker Series
Menlo Park, CA
Fall 2015


Kepler’s Bookstore

Menlo Park, CA
Fall 2015



Chicago Humanities Festival

Chicago, IL
October 25, 2015


Rice University

Houston, TX
October 2015


Stanford + Connects

Washington, DC
September 26, 2015


A Company of Authors

Stanford University
April 25, 2015,  1pm
Stanford Humanities Center
Levinthal Hall


“Life Beyond Boxes: Fashioning and Refashioning American Identity in the Long Twentieth Century”

Commentator at Roundtable Discussion
Organization of American Historians Annual Meeting
St. Louis, MO
April 2015


“Passing Un-Conference”

Brown University
Providence, RI
March 13, 2015


National Archives

Washington, DC
February 27, 2015


Atlanta History Center

Atlanta, GA
February 7, 2015


“Scholarly Voices of the African Diaspora”

The Museum of the African Diaspora
San Francisco, CA
December 6, 2014


Stanford University

Stanford, CA
October 2, 2014


Festival of Books

Morristown, NJ
September 27, 2014