2017

  • Panelist, 3rd International Conference of the Dakar Institute of African Studies. Paper: "African Men of Letters, Atlantic Slavery, and the Intellectual History of the Sahel " (Jul. 7-8, 2017, Dakar, Senegal)


  • Country Representative, UNESCO World Heritage Young Professionals Forum. Theme: “Memory: Lost and Recovered Heritage” (Jun. 25 - Jul. 4, 2017, Warsaw & Krakow, Poland) [Photos] [Video] [Video]

  • Discussant, 2nd UCLA Annual Undergraduate History Conference. Panel: "Insiders & Outsiders" (Apr. 28, 2017, Los Angeles, United States)


  • Panelist, 6th ULCA Annual HGSA Conference. Paper: "Empire State of Mind: Best of Intentions, Unsolicited Interventions, and the 2012 Crisis in Mali" (Apr. 14, 2017, Los Angeles, United States)

2016

  • Panelist, 59th Annual Meeting of the African Studies Association. Paper: "A Trail of Scented Salams: Migrating and Settling along the Tarīq-al-Sūdān in the 19th and 20th centuries" (Dec. 1-3, 2016, Washington DC, United States)


  • Participant, University of Bern 'Transpositions' Summer School. Paper: "Westerners along the Nile: West African Muslims in Sudan in the 19th and 20th centuries" (Sept. 4-7, 2016, Kandersteg, Switzerland)


  • Discussant, 1st UCLA Annual Undergraduate History Conference. Panel: "Modern Propaganda and Multinational Institutions" (May 13, 2016, Los Angeles, United States)


  • Panelist, "Futures of History" Conference. Panel: "The Futures of History: What Do We See and Envision?" (Feb. 25-26, 2016, Los Angeles, United States)


  • Speaker, The Undercommons. Session: "Black France" (Jan. 27, 2016, Los Angeles, United States)