2016 Presentations

Kynard, Carmen. “This Bridge: The BlackFeministCompositionist’s Guide to the Colonial and Imperial Violence of Education/Schooling Today.” National Women’s Studies Association (NWSA).  Montreal, Canada. November 2016.

Kynard, Carmen. Featured Speaker at Celebrating African American Literature and Language Conference: Race and Resistance.  Pennsylvania State University.  October 2016.

Kynard, Carmen. Watson Keynote Speaker. University of Louisville.  October 2016.

Kynard, Carmen. Keynote Speaker for Ninth Annual Graduate English Committee Conference: “Writing as Activism.”  Brooklyn College. May 2016.

Kynard, Carmen. Keynote Speaker.  “#BlackFuture is Now”: The Black Campus Movement Today, In and Out of Classrooms.  Colgate University.  April 2016.

Kynard, Carmen.  Speaker/Collaborator.  Living Room: A Gathering on June Jordan’s Life and Work. Graduate Center at the City University of New York.  New York, NY. April 2016. Click here for presentation.

Kynard, Carmen.  “’Until I Am Free, You Are Not Free Either’: A Black Feminist/Compositionist’s (Re)Writings of Institutional Racism.”  Conference on College Composition and Communication.  Houston, TX. April 2016.

Kynard, Carmen. 2016 James Corbett Lecture at the Black Lives Matter in the Classroom Symposium. Ohio State University. March/April 2016. 

Kynard, Carmen.  “Examining the Nexus of TechnoCultural Capital, Digital Rhetorics, and Writing Studies in and for the 21 Century.”  Research in the Classroom: A CUNY Workshop.  New York, NY.  March 2016.

Kynard, Carmen. “’Pretty for a Black Girl’: AfroDigital Black Feminisms and the Cartographies of Struggle.”  Watson Symposium Scholar.  University of Louisville.  March 2016.