Lecturing Profile

Selected Artist and Academic Presentations (2002 - ) International

Invited artist’s presentation, Photography and Imaging, Tisch School of Art, New York University, NY, USA.

Keynote speaker for Media and the Global Diaspora 2009, Exploring Media in Caribbean Diasporas, Roger Williams University,
Bristol, Rhode Island, USA, 1 – 3 October 2009

Contribution to the working research group: Engendering the Archives,
7th Encuentro: Staging Citizenship: Cultural Rights in the Americas
Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, National University of Colombia, Bogotá. August 21-30.

Paper entitled: ‘Creole in the Archive: A Fictional Re-Imagining’ as guest speaker to UTT The Fellows’ Gatherings, The Academy at UTT for Arts, Letters, Culture and Public Affairs, University of Trinidad and Tobago, Barataria, Trinidad.

Presentation to panel – Postcolonial Studies I: Empires, Desire, Criticism and the Subaltern, at 2008 ACS Crossroads, University of the West Indies, Kingston Jamaica.

The Gilder Lehrman Center’s 9th Annual International Conference: The Legacies of Slavery and Emancipation: Jamaica in the Atlantic World, co-organized by the Yale Center for British Art (YCBA) and the Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition (GLC) at Yale University.

‘Traces on the Screen: Roshini Kempadoo Works: 2000 – present’. Invited speaker to New York University, sponsored by Steinhardt School of Education, Dept. of Culture & Communication, New York.

‘Traces in the Here and Now: Black British Creativity in Photography, Film, and Multi-Media.’ Conference panel member/convenor at “Black” British Aesthetics Today: The Howard University Symposium, Washington DC, USA


‘Tracing the Image – Reinterpreting Caribbean memory and history using digital media’ Meanings and Representations of Work in the Lives of Women of Color African American Studies Department, University of Maryland, residential conference/symposium, International Bellagio Conference, Bellagio, Lake Como, Italy.

Visual Culture Colloquium lecture at the Department of History of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, USA

Ghosting:Jostling with Caribbean Colonial Narratives visiting duPont fellowship,The Art Institute in Boston, USA.

‘Differences Electronic’ – illustrated lecture for The Projected Image: Visual to Political at The Photography Institute National 2002 Graduate Seminar, Columbia University School of Arts, New York, USA.

‘space is the place: race, diaspora and digital aesthetics’ – illustrated panel contribution to Race in Digital Space 2.0, Los Angeles, USA