Recent Refereed Conference and Paper Presentations:

  • Wargo, J.M. (2018, April) “ Making Civics, Civic MakEY: Examining Techne as a Nexus of Practice for ‘Writing’ Civic Action .” A paper presented at the American Educational Research Association. New York City, NY

  • Wargo, J.M. (2018, April) “THOTS, Thirst, and Theory? Reading Desire in Writing the ‘Digital Real’ with LGBTQ Youth.” A paper presented at the American Educational Research Association. New York City, NY

  • Wargo, J.M. (2018, February) “Sonic Synergies and Rhythmic Realities: Attuning Towards the Nexus of Nomadic Be(com)ings and Technologies of Text in Post-Qualitative Research.” A paper presented at the European Congress for Qualitative Research. Leuven, Belgium

  • Wargo, J.M. (2017, December) “My City My Story: Sounding Out Civics through Youth Digital Media Production.” A paper presented at the Literacy Research Association Conference. Tampa, FL

  • Wargo, J.M. (2017, December) “Queer In/Humanisms and the Limits of Literacies.” A paper presented at the Literacy Research Association Conference. Tampa, FL

  • Wargo, J.M. (2017, December) “  Writing with Wearables? Exploring the Intra-Active Encounters and Rhythmic Realities of Young Children (Re)Composing The Listening Walk .” A paper presented at the Literacy Research Association Conference. Tampa, FL

  • Wargo, J.M. (2017, December) “Lives, Lines, and SpaceTimeMattering: An Intra-Active Analysis of a ‘Once OK’ Adult Writer.” A paper presented at the Literacy Research Association Conference. Tampa, FL

Invited Talks and Workshops:

  • Wargo, J.M. (2017, October) “Engineering Electracy in the English Language Arts.” A featured-speaker session presented at the 4T Conference on Digital Writing. Web.
  • Wargo, J.M. (2017, April) “Language and Social Processes Methods Workshop: Approaches to Re-Presenting Rich, Multimodal and Multimedia Data.” A workshop presented at the American Educational Research Association. San Antonio, TX
  • Brownell, C., Meyer, A., Rosaen, C. & Wargo, J.M. (2014, August) “R U LTR8? Exploring Literacy and Technology in 21st Century Classrooms” Professional development session for incoming College of Education Freshman students, a college-wide colloquium at Michigan State University. East Lansing, MI
  •  Wargo, J.M. (2014, February) “Elastic Literacies: Mapping Queer Identities and the Social Fault Lines of (In)Equality in Educational Spaces” Invited by Eastern Michigan University’s Center for the Study of Equality and Human Rights on behalf of the 2014 Equality Speaker Series. Ypsilanti, MI