Selected Conference Papers and Talks
(Please note that these are only the talks I’ve put online; a full list of papers and talks I’ve given is in my CV.)
Transgender people and their birth certificates in US history: new research using digital methods, prepared remarks for roundtable “New Approaches to Transgender History/ies,” 15th Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, June 2012. (Abstract available at academia.edu; please contact me via email for the full text.)
Registering Race, Policing Citizenship: Delayed Birth Registration and the Virginia Racial Integrity Act, 1924-1975, 2010 Policy History Conference, Columbus, Ohio. (Full text hosted at academia.edu.)
The Crisis of U.S. Birth Certificates, 1940-1945″, panel talk for Identity Documentation and the Modern Western State, American Historical Association 2010 Annual Meeting, San Diego, California.
“Camera, Laptop, and What Else? Hacking better tools for the short archival research trip,” panel talk for “How-To Digital Humanities,” February 20, 2010, The Past’s Digital Presence, Yale University.