Conference Panel
After Emory: Redefining Art & Art History in the American University
College Art Association National Conference
New York Hilton Hotel
New York City, NY
February 14, 2015


Public Lecture
Moving Pictures
Columbus Building
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago, IL
March 2014


Public Lecture
What Is The History of Photography?
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art
Philadelphia, PA
September 27, 2013


Conference Presenter
Leaning About Learning: Solving the Student Evaluation Problem
Society for Photographic Education National Conference
Palmer House Hilton Hotel
Chicago, IL 2013
March 14, 2013


The Meaning of Hope
Detroit Institute of Arts
Detroit, MI
February 2013


Public Lecture
Beyond The White Cube
Cornell University
Millstein Auditorium
October 2012


Public Lecture
Work-In Progress
Department of Film & New Media, SUNY at Purchase
October 17, 2012
4:30-6:00 PM


Beyond Ruin Porn Art X Detroit
Detroit Museum of Contemporary Art
Detroit, MI
April 8, 2011
2:00-3:00 PM


Panel Moderator
A Conference: Curricular Reform in Foundation and Advanced Studio Courses
Black Studies in Art and Design Education
Past Gains, Present Resistance, Future Challenges:
Parsons The New School for Design
New York, NY
11:45 AM-1:45 PM
March 26, 2011


Public Lecture

The Meaning of Hope, With Bill Gaskins, an Art Department Colloquium

Elaine L. Jacobs Endowed Chair in Visual Art

James P. Duffy Department of Art and Art History

Wayne State University Art Building Room 157

January 18, 2011 6:15pm - 7:30pm

5400 Gullen Mall Detroit, MI 48202


Newark Black Film Festival

Panelist: Hair Raising: African American Hair & Cinema

Newark Museum

49 Washington Street

Newark, NJ 07102

Wednesday, July 14, 2010



Bill Gaskins: Photographer

Artist-in-Residence Lecture

The Contest of Privilege

The University of Chicago

Center for The Study of Race, Politics and Culture

5733 South University Avenue

Chicago, IL 60637

Thursday, May 20, 2010



Bill Gaskins: Photographer

Artist-in-Residence Lecture

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

12:00pm - 1:30pm

The University of Chicago

Center for The Study of Race, Politics and Culture

5733 South University Avenue

Chicago, IL 60637


Hair Tactics: Group Exhibition

Feburary 5—August 22, 2010

The Jersey City Museum

350 Montgomery Street

Jersey City, NJ 07302


National Art Education Association National Convention

Lecture: "Conceptual Literacy for the Pre College Art Student—and Teacher"

Baltimore Convention Center

1 W. Pratt Street

Baltimore, MD 21201

April 14-18 2010



Society for Photographic Education 47th National Conference

A Conversation between Erina Duganne & Bill Gaskins:

"The Self In Black & White: Race and Subjectivity in Postwar American Photography"

Marriott Philadelphia Downtown

1201 Market Street

Philadelphia, PA 19103




Birth & Rebirth of A Nation

A Screening and Symposium on D. W. Griffiths' The Birth of A Nation

Vera List Center for Art & Pollitics

The New School

Tishman Auditorium

65 W. 12th Street

NY, NY 10012

October 26, 2009

link: Birth & Rebirth of A Nation:


Disturbing The Peace: Redefining Diversity in the 21st Century

Address to The New School Board of Govenors

Gabriel Orozco Room

The New School for Social Research

March 26, 2009