Select Presentations and Publications

Lee, K (Coming 2019). Black in the Writing Center: Race, Representation and the Post-Racial Lie. Book chapter in At the Center of Change: A Writing Center Anthology. Routledge: United Kingdom.

Lee, K. (2019, April). Dark on Campus: A Phenomenological Study of Being a Dark-Skinned Black College Student. Dissertation. VCU Scholar Compass.

Lee, K. (2019, February). Youth and Resilience. Keynote address delivered at the 4th Annual Black Male Emergent Readers Literacy Program (BMER) Black Author Celebration. Richmond, VA.

Lee, K. (2018, 26 September). Why Keisha can’t write: the marginalization of Black student writing. Magazine article. Teaching Tolerance.

Lee, K. (2018, May). Black in the Writing Center: Race, Representation and the Post-Racial Lie. Presentation at the Southeastern Writing Center Association Annual Conference,
Richmond, V.A.

Lee, K. (2017, April). For Us, By Us: A Contemporary Application of Historical Black Panther Party Education Initiatives (1966-1974). Paper presented to the American Education Research Association, San Antonio, TX.

Lee, K. (2015, October). Parental Incarceration: When Children do the Time for Daddy’s Crime. Community presentation. University of Richmond, Richmond, V.A.
Lee, K. (2014, 12 June). Educated Black Women Face Juggling Act. Richmond Times-Dispatch. Richmond, VA.

Lee, K. (2014). Be a Man Tyrone: What Happens when Daddy Goes to Prison?. Children’s book. Richmond, Virginia: Kiara Lee

Lee, K. (2012, November). Color Me Beautiful: A Colorism Workshop. Community work filmed by and featured on CNN’s Black in America 5 with Soledad O’Brien. Richmond, VA; New York, NY; and Newark, NJ.

Lee, K. (2011, October). Colorism and Social Justice: What I’m Learning. Keynote address. Bonner Scholars Program Annual Bonner Congress. Rider University. Lawrence Township, New Jersey.

Lee, K. (2011, July). Colorism: We Can Do Better. Speech given at the 2011 Campus Progress National Conference. Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC.

Lee, K. (2011, March). Radio interview, Community Conversations with Community Clovia Lawrence, Radio One (Power 92.1/105.7 KISS). Richmond, VA.

Lee, K. (2010, September). Speech on self-esteem and colorism. Radio One (Power 92/ 105.7 KISS) Teen Forum. Richmond, VA

Lee, K. (2010, 22 August). Skin color continues to divide us. Richmond Times-Dispatch

Lee, K. (2010). Light-skinned, dark-skinned or in-between?. Children’s book. Richmond, Virginia: Kiara Lee