Chairing the Fine and Applied Arts Department (American Council On Education)
December 1, 2008,

Wrote lyrics for original songs for A Christmas Carol, Parkland College Theatre production 2007; Music
by Tim Schirmer.

“Banjaxed” (text) with Zack Browning in Banjaxed (CD), 2001.

James Joyce and Dublin Opera 1888-1904 in Bronze by Gold (Ed. Sebastian Knowles) (Garland 1999)

“Rehearing ‘Distant Music’ in The Dead.” James Joyce Quarterly (1997)


American Community College Trustees, 2008; Coordinated and led trustees at ACCT National Legislative Summit 2009-present.

Symposium on Liberal Arts, Parkland College, 2002

Allerton English Articulation Conference, April 2002, 2006

Modern Languages Association, New Orleans, 2001

American Conference on Irish Studies, (ACIS) Milwaukee, 1997

James Joyce International Conference, Zurich Switzerland, 1996

ACIS International Conference, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1995

Irish Graduate Studies Conference, Harvard University, 1994

Irish Graduate Studies Conference, University of Illinois, 1991

Travels Through Literature Program, Illinois Central College, 1990