“The Modern Politics of Medieval Crusading,” Zia Hashmi Lecture in International Studies at Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, Ga., April 12, 2017.
Chair for the Session “History and Politics in Medieval Archaeology,” The 52nd International Medieval Studies Conference, Kalamazoo, Mi. May 11-14, 2017.
“The Templars and the Confraternity of Belchite: A Comparison of Origins,” for the Panel “Military Orders and Crusades in Comparative Perspective,” The 52nd International Medieval Studies Conference, Kalamazoo, Mi. May 11-14, 2017.
“Nine Days in the West Bank,” Invited Talk for the American Federation of Ramallah, Palestine Annual Convention, Houston, Tx., July 7, 2017.
Participant on the Panel “Gender Still Matters: A Roundable on Teaching European Women’s and Gender History in the Decade following the publication of Judith Bennett’s ‘History Matters: Patriarchy and the Challenge of Feminism.’” Southern Historical Association Annual Meeting- European History Section, Dallas, Tx. Nov. 9-12, 2017.
Chair for the Session “Teaching and Researching Medieval Pilgrimage,” Sponsored by the Department of History of the Richard Bland College of William and Mary, Southeastern Medieval Association Annual Meeting, Charleston S.C. November 16-18, 2017.