“Framing the Unwanted: The Case of the French Roma Expulsions as a Window onto European Union Principles and Human Rights Norms,” presented at the Annual Convention of the International Studies Association (ISA), San Diego, California, April 1-4, 2012.
“Representation, Ideology, and Identity in Documentary Film on Eastern Europe,” presented at Association for Study of Nationalities conference (ASN), Columbia University, New York, April 14-16, 2011.
“Visual Culture as a Pedagogical Tool Toward Human Rights and Global Citizenship” paper presented at the American Political Science Association (APSA) Meeting, Toronto, Canada, September 2-6, 2009.
“Education Reform, Human Rights and Security in Post-War Bosnia,” paper presented at the International Studies Association-South Meeting in Ashland, Virginia, October 2008.
“Human Rights, Education, and Security in Post-War Bosnia: the Role of European Actors,” paper presented at the International Studies Association Convention, San Francisco, CA, March 2008.
“EU Enlargement and Minority Rights: Hegemony and Norm Socialization,” presented at the International Studies Association conference, Montreal, Canada, March 2004.
“Human Rights and the Roma in the Czech Republic,” presented at International Political Science Association, Ljubljana, Slovenia, August 1999.
Invited Talks, Panel Presentations, and Commentary
Guest on WUNC North Carolina Public Radio, Durham, “The State of Things,” with Frank Stasio on “Social Media and Social Change - Kony 2012 video,” March 29, 2012.
Presenter on 9/11 Panel as part of Ashby Dialogue, University of North Carolina-Greensboro, September 7, 2011.
Presenter on Elon Panel on the death of Bin Laden, May 2011.
“Teaching Human Rights Through Film” lectures at Summer Human Rights Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC, July 2009 and July 2010.
Presenter on Elon Panel on conflict in Afghanistan sponsored by Non-Violence Studies, April 2009.