Invited Talks:

2017. “The Shan and Not-So-Shan Rebellion in Chiang Rai: Buddhism, Borders, and Beheadings in the Early Twentieth Century.” Informal Northern Thai Group, Chiang Mai, August 8.

2016. “Surrounding the Sacred: Rebuilding the Buddhist Landscape in Chiang Rai, Thailand.” The Center for Southeast Asian Studies Friday Forum, UW-Madison, April 15. 

2015. “Buddhism on Display: Implications of the Inaugural Exhibition at the Asia Society Hong Kong Center.” Department of Fine Art, Lanzhou City University, Lanzhou, China, June 26.

2015. “Partners in Power and Perfection: Khruba, Construction, and Khu Barami in Chiang Rai, Thailand.” Charismatic Monks of Lanna Buddhism, Center for Ethnic Studies and Development, Chiang Mai University, January 28.

2015. “Building Statues of the Builders: Field Notes on the Construction of the Images of Khruba Kham La and Khruba Intha at Wat Phra That Jawn Sak.” สื่อ ศิลปะ และศิลปิน ขนชายแดน ศาสนาและอาณาบริเวณชายแดนศึกษา [Media, Art, and Artists: Border Peoples, Religions and Borderlands Studies]. Chiang Mai University, January 14.

2014. “What’s The Deal With The White Temple? [วัดร่องขุ่นคืออะไรวะ].” International Studies Program, Chiang Mai University, June 13.

2014. “Sīmā: Monastic Space Throughout Theravada History.” Informal Northern Thai Group, Chiang Mai, May 13. 

Conference Papers:

2018 (accepted). “Building Buddhas over Buddhas: Covering over regional difference through the ascent of ‘Lanna’ Buddhist art. New York Conference on Asian Studies, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY, September 21-22. 

2018. “Buddhist Rebellions and Beheadings in Colonial Borderlands: Chiang Rai, Thailand During the Shan Rebellions.” Association for Asian Studies Annual Conference, Washington DC, March 22-25.

2018. “Shifting Sīmā Spaces at Wat Rachathiwat and the Coming of Modernity.” Emerging Themes in Theravada Studies, Washington DC, March 22.

2017. “Reassembling the Stupa: Temple Renovation and Religious Networks in Chiang Rai, Thailand.” 13th International Conference on Thai Studies, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand, July 15-18.

2017. “A Khruba in Intermittent Service to the Siamese: Khruba Pok and the Taming of Chiang Rai.” 13th International Conference on Thai Studies, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand, July 15-18. 

2017. “Reassembling the Stupa: Temple Renovation and Religious Networks in Chiang Rai, Thailand.” Association for Asian Studies Annual Conference, Toronto, Canada, March 16-19.

2016. “The Swords and the Stones: Mass Production and Mass Access to Power in Contemporary Northern Thai Sīmā Space Consecration Ceremonies.” Association for Asian Studies Annual Conference, Seattle, Washington, March 31-April 3.

2014. “Is There a Buddhist Avant-Garde? Religious Themes in the Work of Contemporary Northern Thai Artists.” 12th International Conference on Thai Studies, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia, April 22-24.

2012. “(re)Constructing the Modern at Wat Raachaathiwaat: Analysis of the Early Twentieth-Century Renovations to a Siamese Royal Temple." Cambodian Studies Conference, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois, September 13-16.
            
2011. “(re)Constructing the Modern at Wat Raachaathiwaat: Analysis of the Early Twentieth-Century Renovations to a Siamese Royal Temple." Conference on Thai Studies. Madison, Wisconsin, October 7-8.

2010. “Modern Mechanics, Early-Modern Meanings: The Early-Modern Concerns of the Thammayut Reformation.” Central States Anthropological Society, Madison, Wisconsin, April 7-10.