Thinking with Stories in Times of Conflict: A Conference in Fairy-Tale Studies. July 2017. Paper: “Must I go, and must I do this thing”: Women Warriors, Cross-dressers, and the Need to Take up the Sword in Folklore, Fairytales, and Legend.
ICFA 37: 2016 International Conference for the Fantastic in the Arts. Paper: “‘She was really the man she pretended to be’: Gender Fluidity and Transgender in Folk Narratives”
Perversions: University of Maryland 2016 Graduate English Organization Conference. Paper: “The sword is (not) the only phallus I need: Cross-Dressing and Transgender in the Folk Tale ‘A Change of Sex'”
IWCA 2015: International Writing Centers Association 2015 Conference. Paper: “Tutor Perceptions in an ESL Opt-In Program: Tutee Dimensions, Tutee Needs, and Tutor Needs.” Co-authored with Alisa Russell. Original research on the George Mason University Writing Center tutoring program for multilingual students.