Speaking and Projects

Co-presented on a webinar about SEO storytelling hosted by the Cannabis Marketing Association on November 30, 2021. Recording of presentation available for CMA members.

Moderated virtual teach-in entitled “Confronting White Supremacy and Class in Italian-American Communities: South Philly, Then and Now” on Facebook live on June 18, 2020. Transcription is available here.

Launched Trans Abolitionist Series, a schedule of conversations with trans and non-binary guests on Facebook live, in May 2020.

Co-launched COVID19BehindBars.com in March 2020 to document how the incarcerated population is impacted by to the Coronavirus pandemic.

Co-presented panel entitled “A Candid Conversation on Cannabis and Drug Testing” organized by the Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists at the Pen and Pencil Club on February 20, 2020. Video here.

Co-presented panel (from trans abolitionist point-of-view) entitled “The Ongoing Legacy of Radical Organizing in the LGBTQ Movement” at William Way LGBT Community Center in November 2019.

Co-presented panel on incarceration at the 2019 Socialist Feminist Convergence Philly Democratic Socialists of America’s Socialist Feminist Working Group. Adapted into a piece for Regeneration Magazine.

Co-authored chapter “Beyond the Vote: Base-Building for Class Independence in Philadelphia” in Jacobin e-book, Socialist Strategy and Electoral Politics: A Report in 2019. Available on Verso and Haymarket Books.

Published academic paper “The Shitty Media Men List is the #MeToo of toxic newsrooms: a failure to protect non-male freelance workers” in the journal of Feminist Media Studies, Vol. 18 Issue 3 Issue in 2018. Available on Taylor and Francis.

Co-presented panel presentation on “Pitching Online Outlets” at the 47th Annual American Society of Journalists and Authors Writers Conference in New York, New York on May 20, 2018. Audience hand out/guide available for download.