Presentations

  • “Section 230 and Digital Disinformation,” International Communication Association Annual Conference, “Engaging the Essential Work of Care: Communication, Connectedness, and Social Justice,” Denver, 27–31 May 2021.
  • “Preventing Yellow Jack and Yellow Journalism: The Tension in Mississippi Valley News Coverage of the 1878 Yellow Fever Epidemic,” Symposium on the 19th Century Press, the Civil War, and Free Expression, The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, 12–14 November 2020.
  • “Right-Wing Populism, Religion, and Reactionary News: Radicalizing United States Christianity,” International Communication Association Annual Conference, “Communication Beyond Borders,” Pre-conference, “Global Populism: Its Roots in Media and Religion,” Washington, D.C., 24 May 2019.
  • “Regulating Religion in the United States: Mormons, Quakers, and Muslims,” International Communication Association Annual Conference, “Voices,” Pre-conference, “Global Media and Human Rights,” Prague, 23-24 May 2018.
  • “Surveilling Pacifists in Cold War America: The Quakers, the FBI, and the First Amendment,” International Communication Association Annual Conference, “Interventions: Communication Research and Practice,” Communication History Interactive Poster Session, San Diego, 25-29 May 2017.
  • “Considering Religious Networks and Media: A Methodological Challenge to Communication Studies,” European Communication Research and Education Association Conference, “Bridges and Boundaries: Theories, Concepts, and Sources in Communication History,” Venice, 16-18 September 2015.
  • “Misunderstanding the Mongols: Intercultural Communication in Three Thirteenth-Century Franciscan Travel Accounts,” International Communication Association Annual Conference, “Communication Across the Life Span,” Pre-conference, “Communications and the State: Toward a New International History,” San Juan, 21-25 May 2015.
  • “Mediating Messages in Unchartered Territory: Conceptualizing Profession in 13th-Century Franciscan Travel Narratives,” Columbia University Religion Department—Graduate Student Conference, “Religion on the Move: Movement, Migration, Missions and New Media across Religious Traditions,” New York, 26 April 2013.
  • “Defacement and Encoding in the Network Society: The Fusion of Evangelicalism and Catholicism in the American Public Sphere,” International Conference on Media, Religion, and Culture, Eskişehir, 8-12 July 2012.
  • “The Environmental Movement and American Religion in the Network Society: Reconfiguring Hierarchies to Exist within Heterarchical Organizational Structures,” Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication Conference, Chicago, 9-12 August 2012.