Presentations (Conferences, Seminars, Workshops and Public Lectures)
British Association for Jewish Studies Conference, University of Birmingham, 10-12 July 2016: ‘Merely Murdered in Odium Fidei: Herbert Thurston’s “Defence” of the Jews, 1898-1913′.
Parkes Institute for the Study of Jewish/non-Jewish Relations Jubilee Conference, University of Southampton, 7 September 2015: ‘Representations of “the Jew” in English Catholic newspapers during the second half of the nineteenth century’. [Link to blog post based on this paper]
British Association for Jewish Studies Conference, University of Manchester, 7-8 July 2015: ‘Representations of “the Jew” in the Bible Commentaries and Sermons of the Methodist theologian Adam Clarke, 1762-1832’.
World Conference on Fraternalism, Freemasonry and History, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris, 29-30 May 2015: ‘Dudley Wright: His Early “Truth-Seeking” Years’. [Link to paper]
Tenth Congress of the European Association for Jewish Studies, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, 20-24 July 2014: ‘Myths and Stereotypes of “the Jew” in English Catholic Discourses, 1850-1929′.
British Association for Jewish Studies Conference, University of Kent, 7-9 July 2013: ‘Jewish Identity According to the Catholic Guild of Israel, 1917-1943’.
European Freemasonry, International Study Day, Belgian Museum of Freemasonry, 27 March 2013: ‘From Masonic Author and “Righteous Gentile” to Catholic Evangelist: An Examination of the Protean Discourse of Dudley Wright’. [Link to paper]
Eighteenth Joint Postgraduate Religions and Theology Conference, University of Bristol, 8-9 March 2013: ‘Happiness in Hell: A Controversy in English Catholic Discourse, 1892-1893’. [Link to paper]
Catholic Records Society Conference, Liverpool, 25-28 July 2011: ‘Cardinal Manning and the Prophecy of the Jewish Antichrist’. [Link to paper]
Ethnicity, Race and Racism Research Seminar, Edge Hill University, 23 June 2011: ‘“Murdered in Odium Fidei”: A Case Study in Jewish-Catholic Relations in England’.
Jewish Historical Society of England (Manchester Branch), Public Lecture at the Manchester Jewish Museum, 19 June 2011: ‘G. K. Chesterton and the Phenomenon of English Catholic Antisemitism’.
Religions and Theology Departmental Research Seminar, University of Manchester, 18 November 2010: ‘G.K. Chesterton and the Jews’.
Ninth Congress of the European Association for Jewish Studies, Ravenna, 25-29 July 2010: ‘The Anglo-Jewish Press and the Church of Rome, 1900-1922’.
Max and Hilde Kochmann Workshop, Centre for German-Jewish Studies, University of Sussex, 13-16 July 2010: ‘The Jewish Chronicle’s discourse about Catholics, 1890-1922’.