“Ghosts and the Old Bailey,” delivered at the London Lives 1690-1800: Crime, Poverty, and Social Policy in the Metropolis, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, UK, July 2010.
“Are We Not Spirits? The Evolution of the British Ghost Story,” delivered at the The British Society for Eighteenth Century Studies 37th Annual Conference, St. Hugh's College, Oxford, January 2008
“Silent Film and the Fantastic: The International Language of Visual Narratives,” delivered at the International Conference for the Fantastic in the Arts 25, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, March, 2004.
“The City as Primary World in Victorian Fantasy,” delivered at the Mid-Western Conference on Film, Language and Literature, Northern Illinois University, April, 2002
“Evil in Good Hands: Ann Radcliffe and the Gothic Novel,” delivered at the Second Global Conference: Perspectives on Evil and Human Wickedness, Prague, Czech Republic, March, 2001
“Edith Wharton’s Gothic Legacy: Ghost Stories in the Wake of World War I,” delivered at the Edith Wharton Society Conference, Newport, RI, June, 2000
“The Invisible Contributions of Women Faculty: Nurturing, Teaching, and Service,” round table and workshop delivered with Ann Murphy, at the Conference on College Composition and Communication, Atlanta, GA, March, 1999
“Crossing Boundaries/Sharing Themes: Integrating Courses Across the Curriculum,” with Elizabeth Driehaus and Johanna Sagarin. Delivered at the Lilly Foundation Conference on Education, Miami University of Ohio, November, 1996
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