Research

Publications

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

“Marking Disidentification: Race, Corporeality & Resistance in Trademark Law,” Southern Communication Journal (2016) (available here)

“(Dis)owning Bikram: Decolonizing Vernacular and Dewesternizing Restructuring in the Yoga Wars,” Communication & Critical/Cultural Studies (2016) (available here)

“Cooking Up Hashtag Activism: #PaulasBestDishes and Counternarratives of Southern Food,” at Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies (2015)  (available here)

“Racechange is the New Black: Racial Accessorizing and Racial Tourism in High Fashion as Constraints on Rhetorical Agency,” Communication, Culture & Critique (2014) (available here)

With LeiLani Nishime. “Containment as Neocolonial Visual Rhetoric: Fashion, Yellowface, and Karl Lagerfeld’s ‘Idea of China,” Quarterly Journal of Speech (2013) (available here)

Law Review Articles 

With Deidré Keller. “Critical Race IP, ” Cardozo Journal of Arts & Entertainment (Forthcoming 2018) (available here)

With Deidré Keller. “Centering Education in the Next Great Copyright Act: A Response to Professor Jaszi,” Duquesne Law Review (2015) (available here)

With W. Ann Warner. “Annual Survey of Michigan Law: Civil Rights Law.” Wayne Law Review: Survey Edition (2006): 391-434

Other Writings

“Civic Engagement through Policy Debate: Possibilities for Transformation.” In Navigating Opportunity: Policy Debate in the 21st Century, ed. Allan D. Louden (New York: International Debate Education Association, 2010), 242-249

Manuscripts In Progress

The Color of Creatorship: Intellectual Properties, Racial Scripts and the Making of Americans (Under Contract at Stanford University Press)