International Studies Association (ISA) Annual Convention, Toronto (March 2019 - forthcoming). Two papers to be presented; one on the League of Nations secretariat in the 1930s and the other on fascist internationalism as a challenge to the liberal international order.
European International Studies Association (EISA) Annual Convention, Prague (September 2018). "A Tale of Competing Internationalisms: The League of Nations Secretariat in a time of turmoil, 1919-1946", analysing the inter-relationship between different versions of internationalism in the practice of the League secretariat, especially liberal and fascist internationalisms.
International Studies Association (ISA) Annual Convention, San Francisco (April 2018). "Internationalism as Practice in the Secretariats of the League of Nations and the UN, 1919-1961", analysing the League-UN secretariat relationship and precedent-setting dynamic in international law.
Resistance and Collaboration in Occupied Europe, Yale University (April 2018). "The League of Nations at a Crossroads, 1933-1940", exploring different interpretations of internationalism in the League secretariat and comparisons with fascist internationalism.
European International Studies Association (EISA) Annual Convention, Barcelona (September 2017). "Creating the International - The Practice of Internationalism in the Secretariat of the League of Nations, 1918-1946", analysing the development of the League of Nations secretariat as an international civil service.
International Studies Association (ISA) Annual Convention, Baltimore (February 2017). "How international law shapes politics: the case of the International Criminal Court", analysing the ICC’s potential to shape national and international law by political means.
International Studies Association (ISA) Annual Convention, Atlanta (March 2016). "How the degree of independence of the UN impacts its capacity to influence state behaviour: the UN as a free agent and as a motor of international society", analysing the UN’s role, in law and practice, in state-building missions in Kosovo, East Timor and Iraq.
Articles and book reviews
Article: ‘Multiple Internationalisms at the League of Nations Secretariat, 1933-1940’ in The Invention of International Bureaucracy project website, Aarhus University (October 2018). Read it here.
Book Review: 'The Fight Against War', review of The Internationalists by Oona Hathaway and Scott Shapiro, BBC World Histories (October/November 2017).