Kynard, Carmen. “’Do It for the People’: Decolonizing Neoliberal Learning, Black Feminist Perspectives, and Color-Conscious Digital Literacies.” National Women's Studies Association (NWSA). Oakland, CA. November 2012.
Guest Panelist. “ ‘The Spook Who Sat by the Door’: Newly Understanding Racialized Bodies and Color-Conscious Writers in the Neoliberal University.” Thomas R. Watson Conference. University of Louisville. October 2012.
Guest Speaker. Junior Faculty Research Colloquium. St. John’s University. October 2012.
Kynard, Carmen. "’I Carry the Eyes of Ida B. Wells: Young Black Women Who Write/Right the World.” Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH). Pittsburgh, PA. September 2012.
Kynard, Carmen. ““Black Butterfly, Set the Sky on Fire:” Cultural Rhetorics and Critical Race Perspectives on the Landscape of Institutional Racism and Violence.” Conference of the Critical Race Studies in Education Association (CRSEA). May 2012.
Bill Condon, Frances Condon, Norbert Elliot, Asao Inoue, Carmen Kynard, Susan Miller-Cochran, Mya Poe. “Diversity and Writing Assessment: Gateways to Assessing and Reporting Student Performance.” Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC). St. Louis, MO. March 2012.
Kynard, Carmen. “Writing While Black: Race-ing Cs Against the Social Construction of (Disciplinary) Whiteness.” Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC). St. Louis, MO. March 2012.