June 2022 'Patriotism, White Feathers and Standardised suits'
Paper presented at 'Clothes Maketh the Man', Costume Society Conference.
October 2022 Futures of the Field: A Roundtable Discussion
Roundtable discussion panellist at the Interdisciplinary Workshop on Recreative Practices in the Arts and Humanities, De Montfort University.
February 2022 ‘Material Histories’
Paper presented at Creativity with Impact Symposium, Faculty of Arts, Design and Humanities De Montfort University, Leicester
May 2021 ‘He is a little out of shape, like most of us who went through even a part of the Great War: A Nostalgic tribute to a Faithful First World War Cardigan’
Paper presented as part of the Sartorial Society series, conference title Looking Back: The Historicisms, Hauntings and Heritage of Dress.
October 2020 Panel Chair
Panel chair for the panel ‘Exploding Expectations’ as part of the Autumn Practice-based Research Showcase. De Montfort University, Leicester.
September 2020 ‘Everyday Dress and the Embodied Narratives of Lived Experience’
Paper presented at the East Midlands Doctoral College Network annual conference titled Sustainability.
July 2020 ‘Public Everyday Dress and the Private Stories of Wear: Lifting the lid on Early Twentieth Century Everyday Men’s Dress in the Archives’
Paper presented at the Public Textiles and Dress in Museums and Historic Houses: Textiles and Dress for Display and Show conference at the Centre for the History of Retailing and Distribution (CHORD), Wolverhampton University.
October 2019 ‘Demobilisation and Deconstructing the First World War Uniform: Material Approaches to the Embodied Narratives of Dress’
Paper presented at a Faculty Research Seminar, De Montfort University, Leicester.
September 2019 ‘Everyday Dress and the Embodied Narratives of Lived Experience’
Paper presented at the PGR Symposium, Crossing Disciplinary Divides, De Montfort University, Leicester.
September 2019 ‘Re-fashioning the Civilian Soldier: Removing the Khaki British Army Uniform and Reconstructing a Civilian Identity in Everyday Clothes’
Paper presented at the International Society for First World War Studies conference, titled Legacies, held at Leeds University.
June 2019 ‘Resonating the Narrative of Human Presence through Everyday Dress’
Paper presented at the Private Textiles and Dress: Domestic and Intimate Textiles and Dress in Museums and Historic Houses conference at the Centre for the History of Retailing and Distribution (CHORD), Wolverhampton University.