Presentations

Presentation, June 2013, The Role of Ethnicity in Alternative Food Markets, Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society, East Lansing, MI.

Invited Workshop Presentation, April 2013, Connecting the Dot’s in Bennington’s Food System, Bennington Community Forum, Bennington, Vermont.

Invited Seminar Presentation, March 2013, Chinatown’s Alternative Food Network, Science Workshop, Bennington College.

Presentation, June 2012, Conducting a Food System Inventory in Bennington, VT, Agriculture and Human Values Society, NY, NY.

Presentation, February 2012, Local Agriculture: Urban-Rural Integration or Contestation?, Association of American Geographers, NY, NY.

Invited Presentation, March 2011, Sustaining Agriculture in Washington County, NY, Hubbard Hall Curiosty Forum, Cambridge, NY.

Presentation, June 2010, Endogenous Growth: Building an environmental studies program from within, Association of Environmental Studies and Sciences, Portland, OR.

Presentation, June 2010, Food Systems Curricula for the Liberal Arts: Ideology, Critical Inquiry and Reflexive Praxis, Association of Environmental Studies and Sciences, Portland, OR.

Invited presentation, July 2010, Biomass and the Energy Future of Bennington, Catamount Rotary Club, Bennington, VT.

Invited presentation, The New School, NY, NY, February 2009, The Agroecology of Chinatown’ Food System

Paper with Selena Ahmed, Louis Putzel, and Angela Steward, Annual Meeting of the Society for Economic Botany, Paying it Forward: Investing in Economy Botany Education for Urban Youth, June 2, 2008

Invited presentation, Rutger’s Cooperative Extension, NJ Vegetable Meeting, Atlantic City, NJ January 15-17, 2008, Central Harlem Community Supported Agriculture

Invited Seminar, Universidad Nacíonal de Cajamarca, Peru, May 22, 2007, Frutas Nativas del Perú, Agrobiodiversidad, Desarrollo y Conservacíon (Native Fruits of Peru: Agrobiodiversity, Development and Conservation)

Invited Paper, American Association of Geographers, San Francisco April 17-21, 2007, Demand for Diversity: The Global Expansion of Chinatown’s Food System

Paper, American Association of Geographers, Chicago March 7-11, 2006, Bringing Southeast Asia to the Southeastern United States: Commercial Homegardens in Homestead, Florida

Paper, Ninth Congress of the International Society of Economic Botany in Canterbury, England June 13-17, 2004, Expanding Networks of Asian Fruit and Vegetable Production in the Americas

Invited Paper, 23rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Economic Anthropology, Slow Food/Fast Food, Atlanta GA, April 22-24, 2004, Alternative Practices in Asian-American Agriculture

Invited Paper, Annual Meeting of the Agriculture, Food and Human Values Society, Austin, TX, June 2003, Demand for Diversity: Constituting Alternate Pathways in Global Markets

Poster, Urban Biosphere Workshop, Columbia University, NY, November 2002, Production and Consumption of Agrobiodiversity in an Urban Biosphere

Paper with Christine Padoch, 43rd Annual Meeting of the Society of Economic Botany, New York Botanical Garden, June 2002, Changing Urban Consumption Patterns and their Effects on Production Landscapes