• Selected Recent & Upcoming Talks




    Photo: M.X. Mitchell, 2016, view of lagoon from the University of the Pacific campus, Long Island, Majuro Atoll, Republic of the Marshall Islands.

    Photo: B. Takala Abraham, 2016, sharing research and swapping stories with community members from Enewetak Atoll courtesy of Elimoñdik: Enewetak-Enjebi Sustainability Leadership Organization, Majuro Atoll, Republic of the Marshall Islands.

    “Nuclear Technologies as Engines of Inequality,” Symposium on Nuclear History Commemorating the 75th Anniversary of the Bombings of Hiroshima & Nagasaki, Bowdoin College, September 2021.


    "Race, Place, and the International Legal Landscapes of Nuclear Fallout, 1954-1958," University of Minnesota Legal History Workshop, Minneapolis, MN, February 2021.


    TBD, Negotiating Radiation Protection Workshop, Technical University – Berlin, Berlin, Germany, January 2021.


    “Actor’s Categories: Language, Power, and Historical Analysis,” History of Science Society & Society for the History of Technology, New Orleans, LA, October 2020.


    “Radiation & Litigation: Problems & Prospects,” Multidisciplinary Workshop on Radiation Protection and the Linear Non-Threshold Model of Exposure, Georgetown Environmental Initiative, Georgetown University, March 2020.


    “‘These Explosions Must Be Stopped’: International Law, US Nuclear Blasting, and Dilemmas of Decolonization in Asia and Oceania, 1954-1963, Global Legal Histories Workshop, Co-Sponsored by the Max Planck Institute for Global Legal History and the Fung Global Fellows Program and the Shelby Cullom Davis Center for Historical Studies, Princeton University, March 2020.


    “The Nuclear Charter,” Shelby Cullom Davis Center Seminar, Princeton University, February 2020.


    “The Dilemma of Nuclear Insecurity and the Limits of Law,” Center for International Security and Cooperation, Stanford University, January 2020.

    Photo: 2016, meeting Her Excellency President Hilda Heine at the Tide Table, Majuro Atoll, Republic of the Marshall Islands.