Selected Publications

"Performing Ecologies in a World in Crisis," guest Co-Editor, with Sondra Fraleigh. Choreographic Practices. (Intellect, Inc., Spring 2018). Call for Submissions

"In the Shadow of Crisis: Dance and Meaning in the Anthropocene," in Dance and the Quality of Life, ed. by Karen Bond (Springer, 2017).

"What Remains" (co-authored with Stephanie Hanna), in Handbook on Improvisation in Dance, ed. by Vida Midgelow (Oxford University Press, 2017).

"Improvising Meaing in the Age of Humans," in Dancing World: Phenomenologies of the Body in Performance, ed. by Sondra Fraleigh (University of Illinois Press, 2017). 

Dancing World: Phenomenologies of the Body in Performance, Assistant Editor. Ed. by Sondra Fraleigh. (Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 2017).

"Like Drifting Snow My Head Falls: Notes from a Somatic Image Journal," in Moving Consciously: Somatic Transformations through Dance, Yoga and Touch, ed. by Sondra Fraleigh (University of Illinois Press, 2015).

"Further Reflections on Somos," The Dance Journal, December 2012.

Dance concert review, 2011 Annual Rochester Contemporary Dance Series. 

Essay contribution to "Torn," a chapter in Butoh: Metamorphic Dance and Global Alchemy, by Sondra Fraleigh (University of Illinois Press, 2010).

Contribution of essay on integrating somatic and dance practices to Dance Conditioning - Experiential Anatomy & Somatic Movement Lessons, by Akiko Kishida (Ski Journal Co., Ltd., Japan, 2009).

Selected Presentations

"Improvising Meaning in the Age of Humans." Paper presentation at Eco-topian Toolkit Conference, hosted by University of Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Humanities. Philadelphia, PA. April 2017.

"Who (Is) The Body?" Panel presentation with Karen Bond and Molly Shanahan at Doing the Body Conference. University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA. April 2016.

"In the Shadow of Crisis: Dance and Meaning in the Anthropocene." Paper presented at Eastwest Somatics Network Conference. Zion, UT. December 2015

"Drawing Consciousness: Four Bodies of Research." Panel presentation with Karen Bond, Merián Soto and Molly Shanahan at CEP's Investigating Somatic Consciousness Conference. Cambridge, UK. September 2014.

"Seeing Blind: A Dancer's Account of Butoh Ritual Mexicano." Paper presented at the International Conference on the Arts in Society.  Berlin, Germany.  May 2011.

"Feeding the Ghosts."  Paper presentation at Bergren Forum lecture series.  Alfred University.  Alfred, NY.  April 2010.

"Butoh and Beyond: A Dance Narrative."  Paper presented at Performática: International Forum of Contemporary Dance and Movement Arts.  Puebla, Mexico.  March 2008.

"Dancing in Cartoon Land."  Paper presentation at Hawaii International Conference on Arts & Humanities. Honolulu, HI.  January 2007.

"Dancing in Cartoon Land."  Paper presentation at Bergren Forum lecture series.  Alfred University.  Alfred, NY.  October 2006.

"What Now?"  Paper presentation at Moving Bodies/Embodying Movement Conference.  SUNY Brockport.  Brockport, NY.  May 2001.