"The Nature of the Nurturer: Representations of Mothering in Modernist Writing," College
English Association Conference, Savannah, Georgia, April 2, 2013
"Sustaining and Assessing Shared Learning through ePortfolios," co-authored with Drs.
Jerry Allen and Ronald Nowaczyk. Presented at the16th Annual National Learning Communities
Conference, Chicago, IL, November 4, 2011
"From Fortunate Sisterhood to Unfortunate Rivalry: the Transformation of Female Relationships
in American Women's Writing and Historical Documents" presented with Dr. Pamela K.
Asmus, College English Association Conference, St. Petersburg, FL, April 1, 2011
“‘Woman’s Work’: Frances E. W. Harper’s Models of Female Sanctioned Authorship,” South
Atlantic Modern Language Association Conference,” Atlanta, GA, November 6, 1999
“Voices of a Southern Community: The Language of the Quarters in Ernest Gaines’s Fiction,”
Southern Writers, Southern Writing: Graduate Conference, Oxford, MS, July 24, 1999
“Giving Voice to the Visions of the Past: The Composition of A Gathering of Old Men,” Southern Humanities Council Annual Conference, Charleston, SC, April 18, 1998
“Rewriting and Righting the Past: Narrative Representations of Justice in A Gathering of Old Men,” Southern Humanities Council Annual Conference, Huntingdon College, March 21, 1998
“The Blend of Objectivity and Subjectivity in a Realist Novel: William Dean Howells’s
A Hazard of New Fortunes,” National Social Sciences Association Midwest Conference, St. Louis, MO, March 15,