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I am a regular speaker at professional and academic conferences, symposia, and events in the U.S. and internationally. Feel free to contact me for speaker engagements.


Upcoming Talks

“Trespassers?: Asian Americans and the Battle for Suburbia.” Department of City and Regional Planning, Colloquium Lecture Series, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, February 8,  2019.

“Saying Yes and No Strategically.” Presentation at Advancing Faculty Diversity Fellows Forum, University of Maryland, College Park, February 26, 2019.

“Governing Mobility, Displacement, and the Right to Place.” Panel participant at Resilient Urban Futures Symposium, sponsored by the University of Illinois, College of Fine and Applied Arts, February 2019.

“Access to Public Services.” Panel participant at annual Latino Public Affairs Forum, “Inclusive Communities, Welcome Neighborhoods? The Present and Future of Latinos in Changing U.S. Cities,” organized by Center for Latin American and Latino Studies, American University, Washington, DC, March 2019.

“Place Matters: Towards Equitable Development in Suburbia.” Paper session presenter at Urban Affairs Association, annual meeting, April 2019.  

“Race, Research and the New Politics of Zoning.” Panel participant at Urban Affairs Association, annual meeting, April 2019.  

 “Organizing in the Chocolate City: Race, Planning, and Social Justice in Washington, DC.” Panel participant at the Association of American Geographers, annual meeting, April 2019.

“Trespassers?: Asian Americans and the Battle for Suburbia.” Book talk co-sponsored by the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment, Department of Urban Planning, and the Asian American Studies Center, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, April 2019.