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Dr. Aaron McKain, M.S.L.

  • "What Would Jesus Program?”

    Rhetoric Society of America.

    Portland, OR.  May 2020

    “Racist Robots: A Visual Primer on Understanding Algorithmic Bias.” 

    Midwest Business Administrative Association/Midwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business Joint Conference.

    With Tom Freeman and Dan Schneider. Chicago, IL.  March 2020

     

    “Rhetoric Versus the Robots II: The Ethics of Algorithmic Unreliability.” 

    International Society for the Study of Narrative.

    With Weston Cregut and Rebekah Winkel. New Orleans, LA.  March 2020

     

    “Privacy 3.0: Using Narrative Theory to Navigate Legal, Corporate, and Community Debates on Algorithmic Ethics.”

    Data, Law, and AI Ethics Research Colloquium. Washington and Lee School of Law.

    With Thomas Freeman.  Lexington, VA.  April 2019

    invited academic presentations and conferences

    “Using the Lens of Narrative Theory to Rethink Digital Ethics." 

    International Vincentian Business Ethics Conference. 

    With Marci Exted and Thomas Freeman.  October 2022

    Winner: Primeaux Best Paper Award.  (Runner-Up.)

     

    “Privacy 3.0: Using Narrative Theory to Reframe Health Data Sanctity.”  

    Inaugural Transatlantic Dialogue on Humanity and AI Regulation.

    Hosted by HEC Paris.  Paris, France.  May 2022
     

    Reported on in Forbes:  
    “Regulating Global Intelligence: Is Global Consensus Possible"
    September 9, 2022

     

    “Privacy 3.0: Using Narrative Theory to Forgive, Forget, and Re-Program Digital Dignity.” 

    Data, Law, and AI Ethics Research Colloquium.

    With Thomas Freeman.  Organizers: Indiana University, Virginia Tech,

    and University of Pennsylvania.  Online.  April 2022 

     

    “Triangulating Hate Speech and Free Speech in Algorithmic Environments.” 

    Indiana University.

    Bloomington, IN: April 2022  (Online.)

    “Algorithmic Unreliability: Narrative Theory, Digital Ethics,
    and The Constitutionality of Employment AI.” 

    Midwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business.

    With Thomas Freeman and Marci Exted. 

     Chicago, IL and Online:  March 2022

    “Redefining Digital Literary: Algorithms and You.”

    SXSW EDU.

    With Thomas Freeman, Ayin Morales-Monge, and Shea Sullivan.  March 2022

    Winner of online voting competition to present.

     

    “Privacy 3.0: Forgiveness and Student Data After Mahoney.”

    International Vincentian Business Ethics Conference: DePaul University. 

    With Thomas Freeman, Simon Truatman, and Amanda Aherns.  Chicago, IL: October 2021

     

    “Algorithmic Bias: How Cross Functional Networks Can Fight Digitized Discrimination.”

    Heider Business Symposium: Creighton University. 

    With Dr. Aaron McKain, Thomas Freeman, Elizabeth Otto, Ayin Monge, and Julius Hernandez. Omaha, NE.  October 2021

     

    “Reckoning With Robots; The Constitutional Implications of Using Algorithms to Make Human Decisions.”

    Midwest Associate of Legal Studies in Business/Midwest Business Administration Association Annual Conference.

    With Thomas Freeman.  Chicago, IL: March 2021

     

    “Digital Ethics: What’s Next?”

    OSTROM Workshop.  Indiana University School of Business. 

    With Julius Hernandez and Shea Sullivan. Bloomington, IN: February 2021
     

    “A Taxonomy of Algorithmic Unreliability: Using Facial Recognition to Map Constitutional Issues.”

    Data, Law, and AI Ethics Research Colloquium. Indiana University & Virginia Tech University.

    Online (COVID): May 2020
     

    “Racist Robots?  A Visual Primer on Understanding Algorithmic Bias.” 

    Midwest Associate of Legal Studies in Business/Midwest Business Administration Association Annual Conference.

    With Thomas Freeman, Ayin Monge-Morales, and Moises Morales.  March 2020

    “Rhetoric Versus the Robots: Mapping the Legal and Ethical Dimensions of Algorithmic Discrimination.”

    Consortium for the Study of Religion, Ethics and Society at Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business.

    Bloomington, IN. November 2019


    “Why Digital Rights Is The New Civil Rights Movement.” 

    North Carolina A & T State University.

    Greensboro, NC: May 2018
     

    “What Norm MacDonald and Narrative Theory Can Teach Us

    About Social Media Privacy Big Data Reasoning.”

    Hamline University.

    Saint Paul, MN.  April 2017

    (In conjunction w/ exhibition for World Press Freedom Day.)

    competitive academic conferences & workshops

  • “Abject Permanence.” 
    Dreamsong Gallery.  
    Solo Exhibition. Creative Director/Grantwriter.  
    With Allision Baker and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy.
    Minneapolis, MN.  September 2022.

     

    “Viral Load II.” 
    Franconia Sculpture Park. 
    Public Sculpture.  Creative Director.
    With Allison Baker and The Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
    Schafer, MN.  September 2021.


    “final…final…FINAL.” 
    Wheaton Biennial: Wheaton College

    Group Exhibition.  Creative Director. 

    With the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
    Norton, MA.  

     

    “Semi-Sentient Trash.” 
    Ely Center of Contemporary Art.

    Solo Exhibition. Creative Director. 
    With Allison Baker and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
    New Haven, CT.  June 2021.

    “Home.” 
    934 Gallery.
    Solo Exhibition.  Creative Director. 

    With Allison Baker (Artist) and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy.
    Columbus, OH.  September 2021.


    “Unsterile.” 
    Tugboat Gallery.
    Solo Exhibition.  Creative Director. 
    With Allison Baker (Artist) and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy.
    Lincoln, NE.  January 2020.

    “Contaminated.” 
    Shelter in Place Gallery

    Solo Exhibition.  Creative Director. 

    With Allison Baker (Artist) and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
    Boston, MA.  September 2020.

    "7 Signs of an Unhealthy Gut."
     Wyoming Creative Arts Center.
    With Allison Baker (Artist) and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
    Wyoming, MN.  November 2019.

     

    “Cellular Home Invasion.” 
    Solo Exhibition.  Creative Director.
    With the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
    NE Sculpture Gallery Factory,
    Minneapolis, MN.  June 2019.

    “Cellular Home Invasion.” 
    Czong Institute for Contemporary Art. 
    Solo International Museum Exhibition.  Creative Director/Artist/Performer.

    With the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
    Seoul, South Korea.  May 2019. 
            

    “Feminist Aesthetic Criticism.” 
    Bad Video Art Festival: Zverev Centre of Contemporary Art.
    Video Installation.  Artist/Performer. 
    With Allison Baker. 
    Moscow, Russia.  July 2018.

    “Unsound Methods?”
    Installation and Multimedia Performance.
    Rhetoric Society of America Bi-Annual Conference.
    With Dr. Cory Holding, Dr. Matt Sumera, Josh Gumiela, Riley Miller, Allison Baker
    and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy
    Minneapolis, MN, May 2018.
     

    “How to Write a Poem that Costs You $175k Plus the Lady.”
    Runner Up:
    Miller Audio Prize for Humor
    Missouri Review.
    Spoken Word Performance.  Artist.
    With Dr. Matt Sumera, Josh Gumiela, and Dr. Jason McGrath.
    Spring 2017.

     

    “Sonance: An Interdisciplinary Discussion Concerning
    the Affects of Human Noise on Other Animals.” 

    Sound Performance and Art Residency.  Artist.
    University of Minnesota Institute on the Environment. 
    With Josh Gumiela and Dr. Matt Sumera. 
    Minneapolis, MN.  November 2017.


    “Love Everlasting.”
    Invited Multimedia Performance.

    With Michael Gallope, Jason McGrath, Matt Sumera, and Travis Workman. 

    Italian Film Society of Minneapolis. 
    Minneapolis, MN.  February 2016. 

     

     “dronesTruck: Operation Scarewaves.”
    Grant Funded Art Installation. 
    With Josh Gumiela
    Saint Paul, MN.  October 2015.

     

    “Endlessly Repeating Endlessly.

    Northern Sparks Arts Festival. 
    Juried Multimedia Performance.
    With Michael Gallope, Josh Gumiela, Jason McGrath, Matt Sumera, and Travis Workman.
    Minneapolis, MN. June 2015. 

     

    “dronesTruck.” 
    Hamline-Midway Arts Festival.
    Juried Multimedia Installation.  
    With Josh Gumiela.
    St. Paul, MN.  June 2015.

    • "What Would Jesus Program?”

      Rhetoric Society of America.

      Portland, OR.  May 2020

      “Racist Robots: A Visual Primer on Understanding Algorithmic Bias.” 

      Midwest Business Administrative Association/Midwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business Joint Conference.

      With Tom Freeman and Dan Schneider. Chicago, IL.  March 2020

       

      “Rhetoric Versus the Robots II: The Ethics of Algorithmic Unreliability.” 

      International Society for the Study of Narrative.

      With Weston Cregut and Rebekah Winkel. New Orleans, LA.  March 2020

       

      “Privacy 3.0: Using Narrative Theory to Navigate Legal, Corporate, and Community Debates on Algorithmic Ethics.”

      Data, Law, and AI Ethics Research Colloquium. Washington and Lee School of Law.

      With Thomas Freeman.  Lexington, VA.  April 2019

      invited academic presentations and conferences

      “Using the Lens of Narrative Theory to Rethink Digital Ethics." 

      International Vincentian Business Ethics Conference. 

      With Marci Exted and Thomas Freeman.  October 2022

      Winner: Primeaux Best Paper Award.  (Runner-Up.)

       

      “Privacy 3.0: Using Narrative Theory to Reframe Health Data Sanctity.”  

      Inaugural Transatlantic Dialogue on Humanity and AI Regulation.

      Hosted by HEC Paris.  Paris, France.  May 2022
       

      Reported on in Forbes:  
      “Regulating Global Intelligence: Is Global Consensus Possible"
      September 9, 2022

       

      “Privacy 3.0: Using Narrative Theory to Forgive, Forget, and Re-Program Digital Dignity.” 

      Data, Law, and AI Ethics Research Colloquium.

      With Thomas Freeman.  Organizers: Indiana University, Virginia Tech,

      and University of Pennsylvania.  Online.  April 2022 

       

      “Triangulating Hate Speech and Free Speech in Algorithmic Environments.” 

      Indiana University.

      Bloomington, IN: April 2022  (Online.)

      “Algorithmic Unreliability: Narrative Theory, Digital Ethics,
      and The Constitutionality of Employment AI.” 

      Midwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business.

      With Thomas Freeman and Marci Exted. 

       Chicago, IL and Online:  March 2022

      “Redefining Digital Literary: Algorithms and You.”

      SXSW EDU.

      With Thomas Freeman, Ayin Morales-Monge, and Shea Sullivan.  March 2022

      Winner of online voting competition to present.

       

      “Privacy 3.0: Forgiveness and Student Data After Mahoney.”

      International Vincentian Business Ethics Conference: DePaul University. 

      With Thomas Freeman, Simon Truatman, and Amanda Aherns.  Chicago, IL: October 2021

       

      “Algorithmic Bias: How Cross Functional Networks Can Fight Digitized Discrimination.”

      Heider Business Symposium: Creighton University. 

      With Dr. Aaron McKain, Thomas Freeman, Elizabeth Otto, Ayin Monge, and Julius Hernandez. Omaha, NE.  October 2021

       

      “Reckoning With Robots; The Constitutional Implications of Using Algorithms to Make Human Decisions.”

      Midwest Associate of Legal Studies in Business/Midwest Business Administration Association Annual Conference.

      With Thomas Freeman.  Chicago, IL: March 2021

       

      “Digital Ethics: What’s Next?”

      OSTROM Workshop.  Indiana University School of Business. 

      With Julius Hernandez and Shea Sullivan. Bloomington, IN: February 2021
       

      “A Taxonomy of Algorithmic Unreliability: Using Facial Recognition to Map Constitutional Issues.”

      Data, Law, and AI Ethics Research Colloquium. Indiana University & Virginia Tech University.

      Online (COVID): May 2020
       

      “Racist Robots?  A Visual Primer on Understanding Algorithmic Bias.” 

      Midwest Associate of Legal Studies in Business/Midwest Business Administration Association Annual Conference.

      With Thomas Freeman, Ayin Monge-Morales, and Moises Morales.  March 2020

      “Rhetoric Versus the Robots: Mapping the Legal and Ethical Dimensions of Algorithmic Discrimination.”

      Consortium for the Study of Religion, Ethics and Society at Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business.

      Bloomington, IN. November 2019


      “Why Digital Rights Is The New Civil Rights Movement.” 

      North Carolina A & T State University.

      Greensboro, NC: May 2018
       

      “What Norm MacDonald and Narrative Theory Can Teach Us

      About Social Media Privacy Big Data Reasoning.”

      Hamline University.

      Saint Paul, MN.  April 2017

      (In conjunction w/ exhibition for World Press Freedom Day.)

      competitive academic conferences & workshops

    • “Abject Permanence.” 
      Dreamsong Gallery.  
      Solo Exhibition. Creative Director/Grantwriter.  
      With Allision Baker and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy.
      Minneapolis, MN.  September 2022.

       

      “Viral Load II.” 
      Franconia Sculpture Park. 
      Public Sculpture.  Creative Director.
      With Allison Baker and The Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
      Schafer, MN.  September 2021.


      “final…final…FINAL.” 
      Wheaton Biennial: Wheaton College

      Group Exhibition.  Creative Director. 

      With the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
      Norton, MA.  

       

      “Semi-Sentient Trash.” 
      Ely Center of Contemporary Art.

      Solo Exhibition. Creative Director. 
      With Allison Baker and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
      New Haven, CT.  June 2021.

      “Home.” 
      934 Gallery.
      Solo Exhibition.  Creative Director. 

      With Allison Baker (Artist) and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy.
      Columbus, OH.  September 2021.


      “Unsterile.” 
      Tugboat Gallery.
      Solo Exhibition.  Creative Director. 
      With Allison Baker (Artist) and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy.
      Lincoln, NE.  January 2020.

      “Contaminated.” 
      Shelter in Place Gallery

      Solo Exhibition.  Creative Director. 

      With Allison Baker (Artist) and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
      Boston, MA.  September 2020.

      "7 Signs of an Unhealthy Gut."
       Wyoming Creative Arts Center.
      With Allison Baker (Artist) and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
      Wyoming, MN.  November 2019.

       

      “Cellular Home Invasion.” 
      Solo Exhibition.  Creative Director.
      With the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
      NE Sculpture Gallery Factory,
      Minneapolis, MN.  June 2019.

      “Cellular Home Invasion.” 
      Czong Institute for Contemporary Art. 
      Solo International Museum Exhibition.  Creative Director/Artist/Performer.

      With the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
      Seoul, South Korea.  May 2019. 
              

      “Feminist Aesthetic Criticism.” 
      Bad Video Art Festival: Zverev Centre of Contemporary Art.
      Video Installation.  Artist/Performer. 
      With Allison Baker. 
      Moscow, Russia.  July 2018.

      “Unsound Methods?”
      Installation and Multimedia Performance.
      Rhetoric Society of America Bi-Annual Conference.
      With Dr. Cory Holding, Dr. Matt Sumera, Josh Gumiela, Riley Miller, Allison Baker
      and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy
      Minneapolis, MN, May 2018.
       

      “How to Write a Poem that Costs You $175k Plus the Lady.”
      Runner Up:
      Miller Audio Prize for Humor
      Missouri Review.
      Spoken Word Performance.  Artist.
      With Dr. Matt Sumera, Josh Gumiela, and Dr. Jason McGrath.
      Spring 2017.

       

      “Sonance: An Interdisciplinary Discussion Concerning
      the Affects of Human Noise on Other Animals.” 

      Sound Performance and Art Residency.  Artist.
      University of Minnesota Institute on the Environment. 
      With Josh Gumiela and Dr. Matt Sumera. 
      Minneapolis, MN.  November 2017.


      “Love Everlasting.”
      Invited Multimedia Performance.

      With Michael Gallope, Jason McGrath, Matt Sumera, and Travis Workman. 

      Italian Film Society of Minneapolis. 
      Minneapolis, MN.  February 2016. 

       

       “dronesTruck: Operation Scarewaves.”
      Grant Funded Art Installation. 
      With Josh Gumiela
      Saint Paul, MN.  October 2015.

       

      “Endlessly Repeating Endlessly.

      Northern Sparks Arts Festival. 
      Juried Multimedia Performance.
      With Michael Gallope, Josh Gumiela, Jason McGrath, Matt Sumera, and Travis Workman.
      Minneapolis, MN. June 2015. 

       

      “dronesTruck.” 
      Hamline-Midway Arts Festival.
      Juried Multimedia Installation.  
      With Josh Gumiela.
      St. Paul, MN.  June 2015.

  • "What Would Jesus Program?”

    Rhetoric Society of America.

    Portland, OR.  May 2020

    “Racist Robots: A Visual Primer on Understanding Algorithmic Bias.” 

    Midwest Business Administrative Association/Midwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business Joint Conference.

    With Tom Freeman and Dan Schneider. Chicago, IL.  March 2020

     

    “Rhetoric Versus the Robots II: The Ethics of Algorithmic Unreliability.” 

    International Society for the Study of Narrative.

    With Weston Cregut and Rebekah Winkel. New Orleans, LA.  March 2020

     

    “Privacy 3.0: Using Narrative Theory to Navigate Legal, Corporate, and Community Debates on Algorithmic Ethics.”

    Data, Law, and AI Ethics Research Colloquium. Washington and Lee School of Law.

    With Thomas Freeman.  Lexington, VA.  April 2019

    invited academic presentations and conferences

    “Using the Lens of Narrative Theory to Rethink Digital Ethics." 

    International Vincentian Business Ethics Conference. 

    With Marci Exted and Thomas Freeman.  October 2022

    Winner: Primeaux Best Paper Award.  (Runner-Up.)

     

    “Privacy 3.0: Using Narrative Theory to Reframe Health Data Sanctity.”  

    Inaugural Transatlantic Dialogue on Humanity and AI Regulation.

    Hosted by HEC Paris.  Paris, France.  May 2022
     

    Reported on in Forbes:  
    “Regulating Global Intelligence: Is Global Consensus Possible"
    September 9, 2022

     

    “Privacy 3.0: Using Narrative Theory to Forgive, Forget, and Re-Program Digital Dignity.” 

    Data, Law, and AI Ethics Research Colloquium.

    With Thomas Freeman.  Organizers: Indiana University, Virginia Tech,

    and University of Pennsylvania.  Online.  April 2022 

     

    “Triangulating Hate Speech and Free Speech in Algorithmic Environments.” 

    Indiana University.

    Bloomington, IN: April 2022  (Online.)

    “Algorithmic Unreliability: Narrative Theory, Digital Ethics,
    and The Constitutionality of Employment AI.” 

    Midwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business.

    With Thomas Freeman and Marci Exted. 

     Chicago, IL and Online:  March 2022

    “Redefining Digital Literary: Algorithms and You.”

    SXSW EDU.

    With Thomas Freeman, Ayin Morales-Monge, and Shea Sullivan.  March 2022

    Winner of online voting competition to present.

     

    “Privacy 3.0: Forgiveness and Student Data After Mahoney.”

    International Vincentian Business Ethics Conference: DePaul University. 

    With Thomas Freeman, Simon Truatman, and Amanda Aherns.  Chicago, IL: October 2021

     

    “Algorithmic Bias: How Cross Functional Networks Can Fight Digitized Discrimination.”

    Heider Business Symposium: Creighton University. 

    With Dr. Aaron McKain, Thomas Freeman, Elizabeth Otto, Ayin Monge, and Julius Hernandez. Omaha, NE.  October 2021

     

    “Reckoning With Robots; The Constitutional Implications of Using Algorithms to Make Human Decisions.”

    Midwest Associate of Legal Studies in Business/Midwest Business Administration Association Annual Conference.

    With Thomas Freeman.  Chicago, IL: March 2021

     

    “Digital Ethics: What’s Next?”

    OSTROM Workshop.  Indiana University School of Business. 

    With Julius Hernandez and Shea Sullivan. Bloomington, IN: February 2021
     

    “A Taxonomy of Algorithmic Unreliability: Using Facial Recognition to Map Constitutional Issues.”

    Data, Law, and AI Ethics Research Colloquium. Indiana University & Virginia Tech University.

    Online (COVID): May 2020
     

    “Racist Robots?  A Visual Primer on Understanding Algorithmic Bias.” 

    Midwest Associate of Legal Studies in Business/Midwest Business Administration Association Annual Conference.

    With Thomas Freeman, Ayin Monge-Morales, and Moises Morales.  March 2020

    “Rhetoric Versus the Robots: Mapping the Legal and Ethical Dimensions of Algorithmic Discrimination.”

    Consortium for the Study of Religion, Ethics and Society at Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business.

    Bloomington, IN. November 2019


    “Why Digital Rights Is The New Civil Rights Movement.” 

    North Carolina A & T State University.

    Greensboro, NC: May 2018
     

    “What Norm MacDonald and Narrative Theory Can Teach Us

    About Social Media Privacy Big Data Reasoning.”

    Hamline University.

    Saint Paul, MN.  April 2017

    (In conjunction w/ exhibition for World Press Freedom Day.)

    competitive academic conferences & workshops

  • “Abject Permanence.” 
    Dreamsong Gallery.  
    Solo Exhibition. Creative Director/Grantwriter.  
    With Allision Baker and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy.
    Minneapolis, MN.  September 2022.

     

    “Viral Load II.” 
    Franconia Sculpture Park. 
    Public Sculpture.  Creative Director.
    With Allison Baker and The Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
    Schafer, MN.  September 2021.


    “final…final…FINAL.” 
    Wheaton Biennial: Wheaton College

    Group Exhibition.  Creative Director. 

    With the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
    Norton, MA.  

     

    “Semi-Sentient Trash.” 
    Ely Center of Contemporary Art.

    Solo Exhibition. Creative Director. 
    With Allison Baker and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
    New Haven, CT.  June 2021.

    “Home.” 
    934 Gallery.
    Solo Exhibition.  Creative Director. 

    With Allison Baker (Artist) and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy.
    Columbus, OH.  September 2021.


    “Unsterile.” 
    Tugboat Gallery.
    Solo Exhibition.  Creative Director. 
    With Allison Baker (Artist) and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy.
    Lincoln, NE.  January 2020.

    “Contaminated.” 
    Shelter in Place Gallery

    Solo Exhibition.  Creative Director. 

    With Allison Baker (Artist) and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
    Boston, MA.  September 2020.

    "7 Signs of an Unhealthy Gut."
     Wyoming Creative Arts Center.
    With Allison Baker (Artist) and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
    Wyoming, MN.  November 2019.

     

    “Cellular Home Invasion.” 
    Solo Exhibition.  Creative Director.
    With the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
    NE Sculpture Gallery Factory,
    Minneapolis, MN.  June 2019.

    “Cellular Home Invasion.” 
    Czong Institute for Contemporary Art. 
    Solo International Museum Exhibition.  Creative Director/Artist/Performer.

    With the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
    Seoul, South Korea.  May 2019. 
            

    “Feminist Aesthetic Criticism.” 
    Bad Video Art Festival: Zverev Centre of Contemporary Art.
    Video Installation.  Artist/Performer. 
    With Allison Baker. 
    Moscow, Russia.  July 2018.

    “Unsound Methods?”
    Installation and Multimedia Performance.
    Rhetoric Society of America Bi-Annual Conference.
    With Dr. Cory Holding, Dr. Matt Sumera, Josh Gumiela, Riley Miller, Allison Baker
    and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy
    Minneapolis, MN, May 2018.
     

    “How to Write a Poem that Costs You $175k Plus the Lady.”
    Runner Up:
    Miller Audio Prize for Humor
    Missouri Review.
    Spoken Word Performance.  Artist.
    With Dr. Matt Sumera, Josh Gumiela, and Dr. Jason McGrath.
    Spring 2017.

     

    “Sonance: An Interdisciplinary Discussion Concerning
    the Affects of Human Noise on Other Animals.” 

    Sound Performance and Art Residency.  Artist.
    University of Minnesota Institute on the Environment. 
    With Josh Gumiela and Dr. Matt Sumera. 
    Minneapolis, MN.  November 2017.


    “Love Everlasting.”
    Invited Multimedia Performance.

    With Michael Gallope, Jason McGrath, Matt Sumera, and Travis Workman. 

    Italian Film Society of Minneapolis. 
    Minneapolis, MN.  February 2016. 

     

     “dronesTruck: Operation Scarewaves.”
    Grant Funded Art Installation. 
    With Josh Gumiela
    Saint Paul, MN.  October 2015.

     

    “Endlessly Repeating Endlessly.

    Northern Sparks Arts Festival. 
    Juried Multimedia Performance.
    With Michael Gallope, Josh Gumiela, Jason McGrath, Matt Sumera, and Travis Workman.
    Minneapolis, MN. June 2015. 

     

    “dronesTruck.” 
    Hamline-Midway Arts Festival.
    Juried Multimedia Installation.  
    With Josh Gumiela.
    St. Paul, MN.  June 2015.

    • "What Would Jesus Program?”

      Rhetoric Society of America.

      Portland, OR.  May 2020

      “Racist Robots: A Visual Primer on Understanding Algorithmic Bias.” 

      Midwest Business Administrative Association/Midwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business Joint Conference.

      With Tom Freeman and Dan Schneider. Chicago, IL.  March 2020

       

      “Rhetoric Versus the Robots II: The Ethics of Algorithmic Unreliability.” 

      International Society for the Study of Narrative.

      With Weston Cregut and Rebekah Winkel. New Orleans, LA.  March 2020

       

      “Privacy 3.0: Using Narrative Theory to Navigate Legal, Corporate, and Community Debates on Algorithmic Ethics.”

      Data, Law, and AI Ethics Research Colloquium. Washington and Lee School of Law.

      With Thomas Freeman.  Lexington, VA.  April 2019

      invited academic presentations and conferences

      “Using the Lens of Narrative Theory to Rethink Digital Ethics." 

      International Vincentian Business Ethics Conference. 

      With Marci Exted and Thomas Freeman.  October 2022

      Winner: Primeaux Best Paper Award.  (Runner-Up.)

       

      “Privacy 3.0: Using Narrative Theory to Reframe Health Data Sanctity.”  

      Inaugural Transatlantic Dialogue on Humanity and AI Regulation.

      Hosted by HEC Paris.  Paris, France.  May 2022
       

      Reported on in Forbes:  
      “Regulating Global Intelligence: Is Global Consensus Possible"
      September 9, 2022

       

      “Privacy 3.0: Using Narrative Theory to Forgive, Forget, and Re-Program Digital Dignity.” 

      Data, Law, and AI Ethics Research Colloquium.

      With Thomas Freeman.  Organizers: Indiana University, Virginia Tech,

      and University of Pennsylvania.  Online.  April 2022 

       

      “Triangulating Hate Speech and Free Speech in Algorithmic Environments.” 

      Indiana University.

      Bloomington, IN: April 2022  (Online.)

      “Algorithmic Unreliability: Narrative Theory, Digital Ethics,
      and The Constitutionality of Employment AI.” 

      Midwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business.

      With Thomas Freeman and Marci Exted. 

       Chicago, IL and Online:  March 2022

      “Redefining Digital Literary: Algorithms and You.”

      SXSW EDU.

      With Thomas Freeman, Ayin Morales-Monge, and Shea Sullivan.  March 2022

      Winner of online voting competition to present.

       

      “Privacy 3.0: Forgiveness and Student Data After Mahoney.”

      International Vincentian Business Ethics Conference: DePaul University. 

      With Thomas Freeman, Simon Truatman, and Amanda Aherns.  Chicago, IL: October 2021

       

      “Algorithmic Bias: How Cross Functional Networks Can Fight Digitized Discrimination.”

      Heider Business Symposium: Creighton University. 

      With Dr. Aaron McKain, Thomas Freeman, Elizabeth Otto, Ayin Monge, and Julius Hernandez. Omaha, NE.  October 2021

       

      “Reckoning With Robots; The Constitutional Implications of Using Algorithms to Make Human Decisions.”

      Midwest Associate of Legal Studies in Business/Midwest Business Administration Association Annual Conference.

      With Thomas Freeman.  Chicago, IL: March 2021

       

      “Digital Ethics: What’s Next?”

      OSTROM Workshop.  Indiana University School of Business. 

      With Julius Hernandez and Shea Sullivan. Bloomington, IN: February 2021
       

      “A Taxonomy of Algorithmic Unreliability: Using Facial Recognition to Map Constitutional Issues.”

      Data, Law, and AI Ethics Research Colloquium. Indiana University & Virginia Tech University.

      Online (COVID): May 2020
       

      “Racist Robots?  A Visual Primer on Understanding Algorithmic Bias.” 

      Midwest Associate of Legal Studies in Business/Midwest Business Administration Association Annual Conference.

      With Thomas Freeman, Ayin Monge-Morales, and Moises Morales.  March 2020

      “Rhetoric Versus the Robots: Mapping the Legal and Ethical Dimensions of Algorithmic Discrimination.”

      Consortium for the Study of Religion, Ethics and Society at Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business.

      Bloomington, IN. November 2019


      “Why Digital Rights Is The New Civil Rights Movement.” 

      North Carolina A & T State University.

      Greensboro, NC: May 2018
       

      “What Norm MacDonald and Narrative Theory Can Teach Us

      About Social Media Privacy Big Data Reasoning.”

      Hamline University.

      Saint Paul, MN.  April 2017

      (In conjunction w/ exhibition for World Press Freedom Day.)

      competitive academic conferences & workshops

    • “Abject Permanence.” 
      Dreamsong Gallery.  
      Solo Exhibition. Creative Director/Grantwriter.  
      With Allision Baker and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy.
      Minneapolis, MN.  September 2022.

       

      “Viral Load II.” 
      Franconia Sculpture Park. 
      Public Sculpture.  Creative Director.
      With Allison Baker and The Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
      Schafer, MN.  September 2021.


      “final…final…FINAL.” 
      Wheaton Biennial: Wheaton College

      Group Exhibition.  Creative Director. 

      With the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
      Norton, MA.  

       

      “Semi-Sentient Trash.” 
      Ely Center of Contemporary Art.

      Solo Exhibition. Creative Director. 
      With Allison Baker and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
      New Haven, CT.  June 2021.

      “Home.” 
      934 Gallery.
      Solo Exhibition.  Creative Director. 

      With Allison Baker (Artist) and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy.
      Columbus, OH.  September 2021.


      “Unsterile.” 
      Tugboat Gallery.
      Solo Exhibition.  Creative Director. 
      With Allison Baker (Artist) and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy.
      Lincoln, NE.  January 2020.

      “Contaminated.” 
      Shelter in Place Gallery

      Solo Exhibition.  Creative Director. 

      With Allison Baker (Artist) and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
      Boston, MA.  September 2020.

      "7 Signs of an Unhealthy Gut."
       Wyoming Creative Arts Center.
      With Allison Baker (Artist) and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
      Wyoming, MN.  November 2019.

       

      “Cellular Home Invasion.” 
      Solo Exhibition.  Creative Director.
      With the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
      NE Sculpture Gallery Factory,
      Minneapolis, MN.  June 2019.

      “Cellular Home Invasion.” 
      Czong Institute for Contemporary Art. 
      Solo International Museum Exhibition.  Creative Director/Artist/Performer.

      With the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy. 
      Seoul, South Korea.  May 2019. 
              

      “Feminist Aesthetic Criticism.” 
      Bad Video Art Festival: Zverev Centre of Contemporary Art.
      Video Installation.  Artist/Performer. 
      With Allison Baker. 
      Moscow, Russia.  July 2018.

      “Unsound Methods?”
      Installation and Multimedia Performance.
      Rhetoric Society of America Bi-Annual Conference.
      With Dr. Cory Holding, Dr. Matt Sumera, Josh Gumiela, Riley Miller, Allison Baker
      and the Institute for Aesthetic Advocacy
      Minneapolis, MN, May 2018.
       

      “How to Write a Poem that Costs You $175k Plus the Lady.”
      Runner Up:
      Miller Audio Prize for Humor
      Missouri Review.
      Spoken Word Performance.  Artist.
      With Dr. Matt Sumera, Josh Gumiela, and Dr. Jason McGrath.
      Spring 2017.

       

      “Sonance: An Interdisciplinary Discussion Concerning
      the Affects of Human Noise on Other Animals.” 

      Sound Performance and Art Residency.  Artist.
      University of Minnesota Institute on the Environment. 
      With Josh Gumiela and Dr. Matt Sumera. 
      Minneapolis, MN.  November 2017.


      “Love Everlasting.”
      Invited Multimedia Performance.

      With Michael Gallope, Jason McGrath, Matt Sumera, and Travis Workman. 

      Italian Film Society of Minneapolis. 
      Minneapolis, MN.  February 2016. 

       

       “dronesTruck: Operation Scarewaves.”
      Grant Funded Art Installation. 
      With Josh Gumiela
      Saint Paul, MN.  October 2015.

       

      “Endlessly Repeating Endlessly.

      Northern Sparks Arts Festival. 
      Juried Multimedia Performance.
      With Michael Gallope, Josh Gumiela, Jason McGrath, Matt Sumera, and Travis Workman.
      Minneapolis, MN. June 2015. 

       

      “dronesTruck.” 
      Hamline-Midway Arts Festival.
      Juried Multimedia Installation.  
      With Josh Gumiela.
      St. Paul, MN.  June 2015.

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