Lombard, David. “Representing the (In)Visible Through the Sublime: A Rhetorical and Narratological Analysis of Atomic Power in George Vizenor’s Hiroshima Bugi: Atomu 57.” Paper accepted for BAAHE’s annual conference Voicing Absences/Presences in a Damaged World, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium, December 3, 2021.
Lombard, David. “Rewriting the Anthropocene Imaginative Crisis Through the Sublime: A Rhetorical and Narratological Analysis of Atomic Power in Contemporary U.S. Literature.” Paper accepted for Crises: Climate and Critique in the Literature and Arts of the English-Speaking World after 1800, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris, France, November 18, 2021.
Lombard, David. “The Rhetorics and Narratologies of the Sublime in Contemporary American Memoir: Mountains, Alaska, and the Farm.” Paper presented at ASLE 2021 Virtual Conference – Emergence/y Conference, online, August 3, 2021. (Program)
Lombard, David. “Revisiting America’s Last Frontier: Richard Proenneke’s and Ernestine Hayes’s ‘Worlds’ and Ecological Sublimes.” Paper presented at the 18th Annual Interdisciplinary IU Graduate Student Conference of the Department of English of the Indiana University Bloomington – How to Do Things with Worlds, Indiana University Bloomington, online, April 16–17, 2021. (Program)
Lombard, David. “From Cheechako to Koviashuvik and Shahóon: Wilderness and the Alaskan Sublime in Ken Ilgunas’s Walden on Wheels and Ernestine Hayes’s Blonde Indian.” Paper presented at Digital BAAS 2021 – The British Association for American Studies 66th Annual Convention, April 9, 2021. (Program)
Lombard, David. “Facing the Imaginative Challenges of the Anthropocene: A Rhetorical and Narratological Analysis of the Toxic Sublime in Contemporary U.S. Literature.” Paper presented (online) at the X Lisbon Summer School for the Study of Culture – Ecoculture, Lisbon, Portugal, July 10, 2020. (Program)
Lombard, David. “The Imaginative Challenges of the Anthropocenes: A Rhetorical and Narratological Analysis of the Sublime in Contemporary U.S. Literature.” Paper presented (online) at the SLSAeu’s annual conference: ANTHROPOCENES: Reworking the Wound, Katowice, Poland, June 19, 2020.
Lombard, David. “Reading the Sublime: Or, What can Rhetoric Mobilizations of the Sublime Do for Narrative (Identity) and Ecocriticism.” Paper presented at the Winter School Stories to Live By: Narrative and Identity, University of Groningen, Groningen, the Netherlands, January 22, 2020.
Lombard, David. “The Toxic Sublime in U.S. Literature: Self, Senses and Environment.” Paper presented at the London Center for Interdisciplinary Research’s International Conference on Ecocriticism and Environmental Studies, University of London, London, United Kingdom, October 19, 2019.
Lombard, David. “U.S. Literature and the Toxic Sublime: Technology in the Pastoral Garden.” Paper presented at the 8th Biennial Conference of the EASLCE – The Garden: Ecological Paradigms of Space, History, and Community, University of Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany, September 29, 2018. (Program)
Lombard, David. “Dwelling on Dwelling: Home and Nature in (Native) American Literature.” Paper presented at The University of Lisbon Center for English Studies’s RHOME 2 Conference: Representations of Home 2 – Conflict and/or (Be)Longing: Thinking with Stories and Images, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal, November 16, 2017. (Program)
Lombard, David. “U.S. (Post-)Pastoral Non-Fiction and the Toxic Sublime.” Paper presented at Jagiellonian University’s conference New Perspectives in English and American Studies, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland, April 20, 2017.
Lombard, David. “Planned Obsolescence, Nature and the Self in American Literature.” Paper presented at CIPA’s conference Planned Obsolescence: Text, Theory, Technology, University of Liège, Liège, Belgium, December 8, 2016. (Program)
Lombard, David. “From Silenced Nature to Worldness in American Literature.” Paper presented at BAAHE’s annual conference World / Text / Context, University of Brussels (ULB), Brussels, Belgium, December 2, 2016.