Postdoctoral Researcher in English Literature and Culture at MLU Halle-Wittenberg
“Slippery Sea Borders: The UK’s War on Invasive Marine Species.” Annual Conference of the Association for the Study of British Cultures, Online Conference hosted by Saarland University, 20 November 2020.
“Trolling Masculinity: The Performativity of Gender on Dating Apps.” International Conference “Performativity and Creativity in Modern Cultures.” Charles University Prague, 23 November 2019.
“Exposure, Contamination, and ‘Peculiar Feelings’: The Travelling Skin of Victorian Horsewomen and Railway Passengers.” International Conference “Locating Intersections of Medicine and Mobility in 19th-Century Britain”, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, 4 October 2020.
“Constructing Whiteness in Victorian Dermatology.” Colloquium “Politics, Poetics and World Literature IV.” 9th Institute for World Literature (IWL) at Harvard University, 16 July 2019.
“Looking through Pores: Dermatological Scales.” Annual Conference of the North American Victorian Studies Association (NAVSA), St. Petersburg, Florida, 12 October 2018.
“Pores and Purification: Measuring Character through the Skin.” Supernumerary Conference of Interdisciplinary Nineteenth-Century Studies, Roma Tre University, 14 June 2018.
“‘Skin-Tight Politics’: Bodily Boundaries in 19th-Century Britain.” Annual Conference of the German Association for the Study of British Cultures, Technical University Dortmund, 23 November 2017.
“‘It’s Normal and Natural’: Public Breastfeeding and (Post-)Feminism in the UK.” International Conference “Infant Nutrition, Child Health Care and Gender in an International Comparison in the 20th/21st Century”, Vill/Igls, 5 October 2017.
“(Un)Bound by the Skin: Redefining Bodily Borders in Medicine and Literature.” Annual Conference of the British Association for Victorian Studies, Bishop Grosseteste University, Lincoln, 23 August 2017.
“Complex Complexions: A Skin-Deep Reading of Victorian Literature.” Annual Conference of the Austrian Association of University Teachers of English, University of Salzburg, 6 May 2017.
“‘Anyone Foreign?’ Passing in the White City from 7/7 to Brexit.” International Conference “The Intersections of Whiteness”, Technical University Dortmund/Ruhr University Bochum, 11 January 2017.
“Mind the Gaze: Policing the Travelling Other in the 21st-Century Terror City.” Conference of the European Race & Imagery Foundation, University of Innsbruck, 4 November 2016.
“Pregnant with Im/possibilities: Policing the Maternal Body in Public Space.” International Conference “Im/Possibilities: On the Production, Distribution, and Articulation of the Possible and Impossible”, University of Kiel, 1 October 2016.
“Terrorised by the ‘War on Terror’? The Neurotic Citizen Subject.” International Conference “Psychoanalysis and Cultural Studies”, Ruhr University Bochum, 19 June 2015.
“‘Do not run on the platforms … if you look a bit foreign’: Constructing the Travelling Terrorist Subject.” Annual Conference of the Terror on Tour Network, University of Roehampton, London, 11 April 2015.
“The Politics of Representing the Enemy: (Sub)Versions of the Them/Us Dichotomy in Contemporary British War Drama.” Annual Conference of the German Society for Contemporary Theatre and Drama in English (CDE), Charles University Prague, 31 May 2013.
“‘Griefless Girlfriends’ and the Deconstruction of Heroic Masculinity in Contemporary British War Drama.” International Conference “Contemporary Gendered Performance & Practice”, Queen’s University Belfast, 13 April 2013.