“Strategic Narratives and Alliance Behavior: Fear of Entrapment and Abandonment During Protracted Conflict.” Media, War & Conflict: Fifth Anniversary Conference, New Political Communication Unit, Department of Politics and International Relations, Royal Holloway, University of London, April 2013.
“Cultural Identity Narratives in the International Studies Senior Seminar.” International Studies Association – South, Charlotte, NC, October 2013.
“Strategic Narratives and Great Powers." British International Studies Association and the International Studies Association Joint International Conference. 20-22 June 2012, Edinburgh Scotland.
Giving Credit When Credit is Due? The Death of Osama bin Laden and Credit Giving in the US House of Representatives” With Mileah Kromer. Southern Political Science Association Annual Meeting. 12-13 January, 2012, New Orleans, LA.
“Partisan Patriots: The Impact of Patriotic Flag Imagery and Partisan News Outlets on American Public Opinion Toward Foreign Policy,” With Christopher Gelpi and Brooke Barnett. International Sudies Association Annual Conference, 16-19 March, 2011, Montreal, Canada.
“Strategic Narratives, Human Security, and Climate Change,” With Sharon Spray. International Sudies Association Annual Conference, 16-19 March, 2011, Montreal, Canada.
Roundtable Participant, “What’s in a Name? Approaching the Study of Culture in International Relations,” International Sudies Association Annual Conference, 16-19 March, 2011, Montreal, Canada.
“Strategic Narratives and Environmental Security: Great Power Stories about International Cooperation on Environmental Issues.” Paper prepared for the International Studies Association – South 2010 Annual Conference, 22-23 October, 2010, St. Pete Beach, Florida.
"Who is With Us? Strategic Narratives about Partners during Protracted War.” Paper prepared for the European Council on Political Research – Standing Group on International Relations, September 8-11, 2010, Stockholm, Sweden.
"Strategic Narratives of War: Media Stories about Partners During Protracted Conflicts." Paper prepared for the American Political Science Association Meeting, September 2-5, 2010, Washington, D.C.