lectures + presentations 

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2007      
“Transcription/Translation,” Artist talk, IASPIS, Stockholm, Sweden
“Negatec,” Artist talk, Fundacion Telefonica, Buenos Aires, Argentina
“Unforeseen,” Artist talk, with Susan Jahoda and Jean Casabarian, University Gallery, UMASS Amherst
“Perseverance,” book presentation and lecture, 16Beaver group, New York

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2006       
“Rethinking Marxism,” conference presentation, UMASS Amherst
“Trilogie,” Artist talk, Berlin International Film Festival, Berlin Germany
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2005
“Climbing into the text: notes on interruptions,” University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Talk given as part of panel at the Out of Time conference at the University of Minnesota. Panel included Katie Geha and Paige Sarlin. Conference Keynote Speakers: Mary Ann Doane and Michael Hardt.

“Jenny Perlin: Possible Models,” Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita, KS
Artist talk given as part of solo exhibition of the same name. Also conducted studio visits with students at Wichita State University.

“Sight Reading,” CORE program, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
Presented artist talk on recent films and videos in conjunction with solo exhibition of the installation Sight Reading. Also conducted studio visits with artists in the CORE program of the Museum of Fine Arts.

“Jenny Perlin: Visiting Artist Lecture” Bennington College, Bennington, VT
Artist lecture on current work and works in progress.
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2004   
“Manhattan Shadow Project,” SMS workshop, Van Alen Institute, New York, NY
Invited to critique workshop participants’ projects in architecture, urban studies, video and new media for students from New York and Belgrade. The School of Missing Studies, organized by Katherine Carl and Srdjan Jovanovic Weiss, is an international initiative to re-examine urban spaces and history. Workshops take place in Belgrade, New York, Rotterdam, and Munich.

“Quicksand,” artist talk, De Appel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Presented the film Happy are the Happy in evening discussion format at De Appel.

“Migrations,” Hallwalls Center for Contemporary Art, Buffalo, NY
Presented the films All-American Dinner and View from Elsewhere as part of the “Free Cooperation Conference” organized by Trebor Scholz and Geert Lovink

“Perseverance,” Cultural Center, Belgrade, Serbia
Presented four short films as part of artist talk at the cultural center in Belgrade.

“Looking for October,” SMS workshop, Belgrade, Serbia
Invited to critique workshop participants’ projects in architecture, urban studies, video and new media in Belgrade. The School of Missing Studies, organized by Katherine Carl and Srdjan Weiss, is an international initiative to re-examine urban spaces and history. Workshops take place in Belgrade, New York, Rotterdam, and Munich.
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2003   
“Documentary Intentions, Online and Off,” Film & Media Studies, Hunter College, New York, NY
Presented lecture on ‘non-fiction’ cinema and artist talk on two short films at Hunter College.

“Thunder in Guyana,” Panel, CUNY Graduate Center, New York, NY
Panel discussion participant on director Suzanne Wasserman’s film, Thunder in Guyana.

“Power and Representation,” Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland
Presented several films as part of a weeklong seminar/workshop at NIFCA, Helsinki.

Invited Artist, “Downtown Dialogue,” Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, NY
Invited panelist for discussion of artists working with archives, as part of LMCC series in New York.

Jury member, P.S.1 International Studio Program, New York, NY
Invited juror to select artists from Austria, Spain, and Switzerland for PS1 residency program in New York.

Jury member, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Residency, New York, NY
Invited juror to select artists for LMCC residency program in New York.
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2002    
“Lecture Lounge,” Creative Time/LMCC, Brooklyn, NY
Artist talk on work, presented by Creative Time and LMCC in DUMBO, Brooklyn.

“Perseverance,” Apex Art, New York, NY
Artist talk on the film Perseverance & How to Develop It.

“Dialogues,” Thomas Erben Gallery, New York, NY
Artist talk on the film Perseverance & How to Develop It.

Roanoke College, Roanoke Virginia
Artist talk on the film Perseverance & How to Develop It and non-fiction filmmaking strategies.
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2001   
“Perseverance,” Cheap Talk, Brooklyn, NY
Artist talk on the film Perseverance & How to Develop It and non-fiction filmmaking strategies.
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1999    
“Fluid: Crossing the Boundaries VII,” Art History Department, SUNY Binghamton, NY
Artist talk on the film The Whole History of That, in graduate conference on borders and boundaries.
“Home/Homeland,” Women in the Director’s Chair, Chicago Illinois
Invited panelist on concepts of home and exile, discussion of the film The Whole History of That.
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1998    
“Journey,” Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
Artist talk on the film The Whole History of That, nonfiction film and the invention of autobiography.