Lectures/Talks
'Entrapment: How Irish-American Plotters Got a British Diplomat Expelled from America during the Crimean War', Irish Association for American Studies Annual Conference, University College Cork, 13 April 2019
'"The Lion of the Occasion": Frederick Douglass in Bristol', Bristol Radical History Group, The New Room/John Wesley's Chapel, Bristol, 18 July 2018
'"The Black O'Connell": Frederick Douglass in Ireland', Sarah Lundberg Summer School, Dublin, 23 June 2018
‘Frederick Douglass in Ireland’, Unitarian Church, Cork, 25 August 2017 (Heritage Week)
‘Frederick Douglass in Cork: “The Black O’Connell”’, Spirit of Mother Jones Festival, Cork, 29 July 2016
‘Frederick Douglass in Ireland’, Wexford Library, 12 February 2015
‘“The Black O’Connell”: Frederick Douglass in Limerick’, Limerick City Library, 16 September 2014
‘Frederick Douglass in Cork: “The Black O’Connell”’, Cork City Library, 26 August 2014 (Heritage Week)
‘“Prepare, ye Men of ’48 – The Golden Hour Draws Near”: The Young Ireland Rebellion and Limerick’, Thomond Archaeological and Historical Society, Limerick, 21 November 2011
‘Lord Palmerston and The Times: Portrait of a Rivalry’, Newspaper and Periodical History Forum of Ireland Annual Conference, University of Limerick, 20 November 2010
‘“Prepare, ye Men of ’48 – The Golden Hour Draws Near”: The Young Ireland Rebellion and Limerick’, Limerick City Library, 19 October 2010
‘Arrest of a British Consul: An Irish-American Plot during the Crimean War’, American Conference for Irish Studies, National University of Ireland, Galway, 10 June 2009
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