Talks and Interviews

Doubting the Virgin Mary in Guðmundar saga biskups

Cambridge, Oxford & London Symposium in Old Norse, Old English and Latin, London, UK, 2016

I argued that the arrival in Iceland of the cult of the Virgin Mary brought with it the much older medieval motif of the doubting of Mary.

Pith: Cycles of Life and Death

Elsewhere, Paonia, 2015

I performed a public reading of two short stories written during my time as Writer-in-Residence at Elsewhere.

Interview: Painting Pictures

Gabe Roberts Art, Paonia, 2015

Interviewed by Gabriel Roberts, we chatted about writers’ residencies, medievalism, and translating Hans Christian Andersen.

Sterile Equation: A Translator’s Importance

Elsewhere, Paonia, 2015

With modern technology allowing for greater communication than ever across borders and languages, I discussed what a translator can do that modern technology can’t—yet.

A Virgin Forespeca : Mary as Advocate in the Old English Advent Lyrics

49th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, 2014

I presented on the depiction of Mary in a legal role throughout a series of Old English lyrics.