PUblic SPEAKING

I am available to address audiences from high school to corporate to academic to the general public on a variety of topics at the intersections of my research interests and my career as a DJ and event organizer. Below is an abbreviated list of talks I have given, followed by videos of more recent talks. For a complete account please see my CV!

2016 - Groove is in the heart: researching dance music cultures at California State University at Northridge, May 2016
         - "How public housing and state neglect in England allowed pirate radio to flourish—and why it matters" Fordham Law School, March 10

2015 - “Researching copyright in colonial context,” Institute for Intellectual Property and Social Justice, Howard University, Washington, DC November 15.
         - "Power Collaboration and Lies” for a symposium “Collective Creativity: Collaboration and Collectives in Feminist Art Practice” at the
          Museum of Art and Design in New York. February 2015
         - "How and Why to Let Others Remix/Mashup Your Work" SXSW-Music, Austin TX. March 17, 2015
         - “Hip-hop and Black vernacular technology” at Norah Eccles Harrison Museum of Art Utah State University. March 28

2014 - “Exilic airwaves: UK Pirate Radio and the Tower Block” What is the Place of Intellectual Property? Symposium, McGill University, Montreal, CA, June 26
         - “Submerged Voices in Underground Performance,” Opening plenary, Rare Book & Manuscript section, American Library Association, June 24

2013 - Rocking the Body Politics: Musical Spaces for Resistance and Survival,” Center for the Arts in Society, Carnegie Mellon University, April 22

2012 - “Exile, Resistance, Occupation, Music,” Clandestino Institut, Göteborg Sweden, June 8 

         - “International Approaches to the Creative Economy,” Western States Arts Foundation Cultural Policy Symposium, April 13 

2011 - “Music, Metadata and Memory: How We Already Own what is Shared,” Dorkbot/Studio for Creative Inquiry, Carnegie Mellon University, July 2 

Larisa Mann on Pirate Radio and Public Housing at Fordham Law School, New York

 
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