Jan 2022 American Historical Association panel, Histories of Racial Capitalism, New Orleans, LA


March 2021 Presidential panelist, “Business History Today,” American Historical Association, Virtual AHA

Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation, “Publishing in the Academy,” Atlanta, GA (2019)

Nov. 2019 African History Seminar Series, Georgetown University (Washington, D.C.)

July 2019 panel on “Rewriting Ghana’s Economic Pasts and Futures,” Ghana Studies Association, University of Ghana, Accra

May 2018 invited lecture for the Department of History + African Studies Research Focus Group, Santa Barbara, CA

April 2018 invited lecture for the Department of History + Global South Development Studies, Smith College, Northampton, MA

February 2017 “Archival Absences: An African History Perspective” at the College of Arts & Letters, California State University, Dominguez Hills, CA

November 2016 Decoloniality, NWSA, Montréal, Québec

November 2015 roundtable on “Corporate Archives in and about Africa” at the African Studies Association Annual Conference, San Diego, CA

November 2014 panel on “New Approaches to Postcolonial Histories” at the African Studies Association Annual Conference, Indianapolis, Indiana

July 2014  panel on “The Making of Markets and Consumers / La figuración de mercados y consumidores” at the Capitalismo desde el Sur/ Capitalism from Below Conference at the Tepoztlán Institute for Transnational History, Tepoztlán, Mexico

May 2014  invited lecture for conference on Business History in Africa, Asia, and Latin America: Integrating Course Development and New Research at Harvard Business School, Boston, Mass

May 2014 panel on “Women’s Labors and the Global Production of Consumer Culture in the Twentieth Century” at the Sixteenth Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, Toronto, Canada

August 2013 panel on “Circuits of Violence: Racial Movements and Time-Travel in the African Diaspora” at the 16th Triennial Association for Commonwealth Literatures and Languages Studies, St. Lucia, West Indies

October 2012 panel on“Gendering the Empire: How Female Servants, Slave-Owners, Investors and Entrepreneurs Shaped Britain’s Imperial Marketplace” at the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Conference in British Studies, Toronto, Ontario

June 2012  panel on “New Interventions in (Post)-Colonial Histories,” at the Archives of Post-Independence Africa and its Diaspora Conference, organized by the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA), African Studies Centre, Leiden, and the UC African Studies Multi-Campus Research Group, Dakar, Senegal