“The Story of the Trojan Origins of the Franks: A Carolingian Legacy?” 44th Annual New England Medieval Conference. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA, 7 Oct 2017. (forthcoming)
“From Dares of Phrygia to Geoffrey of Monmouth: The Trojan Origins of the British in Manuscripts.” International Medieval Congress 2017. University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, 5 Jul 2017.
“Looking Back at the Fifth Century: Revisiting the Origin of the Franks.” Shifting Frontiers in Late Antiquity XII. Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA, 23 Mar 2017.
“A New Look at the Trojan Heritage of the Franks.” Texts and Identities in the Early Middle Ages XX: New Directions in the Early Middle Ages I. Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Vienna, Austria, 2 Mar 2017. (invited speaker)
“Troy in Medieval Imagination: Transmission of Texts and Dissemination of Manuscripts in Latin.”AMS forskemøder. University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, 16 Sep 2016. (invited speaker)
“The Art of History-Making in Eighth-Century Francia: The Case of Historia Daretis Frigii de origine Francorum.” Collecting Knowledge, Creating Knowledge: Medieval Miscellanies between Authorial Strategies and Selective Reception. University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK, 27 Feb 2016. (invited speaker)
“The Transformation of Troy from Homer to Fredegar.” International Medieval Congress 2015. University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, 6 Jul 2015.
“Texts in Context: Troy in Medieval Manuscripts before 1100.” Texts and Identities in the Early Middle Ages XVIII. University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK, 14 Dec 2014.
“The Story of Trojans in Early Medieval Manuscript Compilations.” Huygens Instituut voor Nederlandse Geschiedenis, the Hague, the Netherlands, 28 Oct 2014. (invited speaker)
“The Trojan Narrative and the Making of the Regnum Francorum.” International Medieval Congress 2014. University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, 7 Jul 2014.
“Writing the Past Anew: The Trojan Narrative in Early Medieval Culture.” 49th International Congress on Medieval Studies. Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, USA, 11 May 2014.
“History and Legend in the Making in the Early Middle Ages.” Institute for Medieval Studies Medieval Group Seminars. University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, 28 Apr 2014.
“‘The Past is a Foreign Country’: The Significance of Troy in Early Medieval European Historiography.” I Encontro Internacional de História Antiga e Medieval na Amazônia. Universidade Federal do Pará, Bragança, Brazil, 8 Apr 2014. (invited speaker)
“Depiction of the Past in a Late Eighth-Century Compilation: Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, latin 5018 and latin 7906.” Institute for Medieval Studies Work-in-Progress Seminars. University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, 19 Feb 2014.
“Forging History: The Case of Troy.” Texts and Identities in the Early Middle Ages XVII. École normale supérieure, Paris, France, 16 Nov 2013.
“A Late Medieval History Roll: MS 100 in the Brotherton Collection of Leeds University Library.” Leeds University Union Medieval Society Talks: The Medieval Manuscripts in the Special Collections of the Brotherton Library, University of Leeds – An Insight. University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, 1 Nov 2013. (invited speaker)
“The Trojan Narrative as a Migration Myth in the Early Middle Ages.” British Comparative Literature Association XII International Conference. Migration. University of Essex, Essex, UK, 10 Jul 2013.
“The Origins and Identity of the Franks: The Trojan Narrative in Early Medieval Historiographical Texts.” International Medieval Congress 2013. University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, 4 Jul 2013.
“Before and After the Chronicle of Fredegar: The Trojan Narrative and the Franks.” Seventh Century Colloquium. University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK, 28 May 2013.
“The Trojan Narrative in the Early Middle Ages: A Survey of the Manuscript Evidence.” Institute for Medieval Studies Work-in-Progress Seminars. University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, 6 Feb 2013.
“The True History of the Trojan War: Dares of Phrygia’s De excidio Troiae historia.” Texts and Identities in the Early Middle Ages XVI. Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Vienna, Austria, 26 Jan 2013.
“The History of the Trojan War in the Middle Ages: Manuscripts Containing Dares of Phrygia’s De excidio Troiae historia.” International Medieval Congress 2012. University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, 9 Jul 2012.
“The Trojan Origins of the Franks: The Construction of a National Identity throughout the Middle Ages and the Renaissance.” 3rd Biennial Oxford/Cambridge International Chronicles Symposium. Bonds, Links, and Ties in Medieval and Renaissance Chronicles. University of Oxford, Oxford, UK, 7 Jul 2012.
“Memories of War: The Troy Story.” School of History Conference. Cultural Transmission. University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, 14 May 2012. (invited speaker)
“An Introduction to the Medieval Story of Troy: The Chronicles of Dictys Cretensis and Dares Phrygius.” Institute for Medieval Studies Work-in-Progress Seminars. University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, 25 Apr 2012.
“Britanya’da Bizans İzleri: Ruthwell Haçının Gizemi” [‘Traces of Byzantium in Britain: The Mystery of the Ruthwell Cross’]. Department of Architecture Colloquium Series. İzmir Institute of Technology, İzmir, Turkey, 13 Nov 2003. (invited speaker)
“İngiliz ve Fransız Ortaçağ Historiyografik Metinlerinde Troya Soyundan Gelenler” [‘Trojan Descent in English and French Medieval Historiographical Texts’]. 1st International Comparative Literature Conference. New Trends, Methods, and Practices in Comparative Literature. Osmangazi University, Eskişehir, Turkey, 16 Oct 2003.
“Marriage, Usurpation, Custody: The Introduction of Christine de Pizan’s Manuscripts to England.” Leeds Symposia. Love and Friendship: Personal Relationships in Western Iconography and Literature. University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, 3 Jul 2003.
“‘Seulette suy et seulette veuil estre’: The Allegory of Emplacement in Christine de Pizan’s Cité des dames.” Seventh International Cultural Studies Symposium. Selves at Home, Selves in Exile: Stories of Emplacement and Displacement. Ege University, İzmir, Turkey, 9 May 2002.
“A Medieval Gateway to Feminist Education: Christine de Pizan’s Subversive Revision of Boccaccio.” Culture & Texts: Interrelations & Subversions. Başkent University, Ankara, Turkey, 28 Mar 2002.
“Louise Labé ve Şeref Hanım’da Lirik Kavramı” [‘The Concept of Lyric in Louise Labé and Şeref Hanım’]. 1st National Comparative Literature Symposium. Osmangazi University, Eskişehir, Turkey, 7 Dec 2001.
“Shakespeare’s Sources: Is Richard II Fiction or History?” Patterns, Perceptions, Projections. Başkent University, Ankara, Turkey, 29 Mar 2001.