Public Talks

"Where the Words Come From: How Belly Dance Movements Got Their Names"

Art in the Time of COVID Dance Series

December 12, 2020

"Agnosticism and Reimagining Church"

St. Mark's Anglican Church

April 10, 2019

Academic Lectures

"Listening with the Body: The Raqs Sharqi Dancer as Musical Interpreter"

Music & Culture Lecture Series

Research Centre for the Study of Music, Media, and Place

February 25, 2020

"From danse du ventre to raqs sharqi: Middle Eastern Dance and What to Call It"

Dance Studies Association "Contra: Dance & Conflict" Conference

July 8, 2018

"Hacking Sumerian: A Database Approach to the Analysis of Ancient Languages"

Digital Classicist Berlin

German Archaeological Institute

November 27, 2017

"Body Cleaning, Social Norms, and Value in the Epic of Gilgamesh"

Interdisciplinary Workshop Cleaning and Value

Goethe University of Frankfurt am Main

June 9, 2017


"Digitizing Medieval Sussex"

Bader International Study Centre Mini-Lecture

December 3, 2020

"Making Change with COVID: Possibilities for Living and Learning"

NEXUS Centre

November 25, 2020