"'Slow as molasses' – Old Age as the Last Frontier in Colum McCann’s 'Thirteen Ways of Looking'." Conference paper, Metropolitan Masculinities. International Conference. Ruhr Universität Bochum, November 2019.
"Depictions of Old Age, Masculinity, and the Loss of Sovereignty in Colum McCann’s 'Thirteen Ways of Looking'." Workshop presentation, SINS: Summer Course in Narratology Studies 2019. University of Aarhus, Denmark, July 2019.
"Of Victims and Perpetrators - Reconsidering Victimhood in Contemporary American Narratives of Masculinity." Conference paper, London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research: 2018 International Conference on Gender Studies, "Gender (Mis)Representations." University of Cambridge, UK, December 2018.
"Masculinity Beyond Repair: Aging, Pathology, and the Male Body in Jonathan Franzen's The Corrections." Conference paper, CAAS American Studies Workshop: Representations of Age and Ageing in American Culture, University of Zadar, Croatia, June 2018.
"Introducing Paderborn University to American Students." Promotion of the student exchange program (OU and UPB) at the University of Oklahoma, USA, March 2018.
Berufsfeld "Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin": Informative presentation about the working life and professional responsibilities of an American Studies instructor and PhD candidate at Paderborn University, December 2017.
"'The Room I Could Die In': Deconstructing Home in Fictions of Aging." Conference paper, AIAS Symposium "Mobilizing Home(s)," Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Aarhus, Denmark, September 2017.
“Age and Stagnation: (Un)Restorable Pathologies in Paul Harding’s Tinkers.” Conference paper, DGfA/DAAS Postgraduate Forum 2016 Hamburg, University of Hamburg and University of Bremen, October 2016.
Commencement Address, Liberal arts graduation ceremony at Heinrich Heine University, Düsseldorf, July 2015.
“Queering Death.” Conference paper, "Romance, Rose, Staging, Poetry," Heinrich Heine University, Düsseldorf, January 2013.