• 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.

     

    "Experimental Populations," Science & Liberalism Workshop, Institute on the Formation of Knowledge, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, April 2023.

     

    Organizer, Chair, & Reader, Authors-Meet-Readers, Legal Histories of British Empire, American Society for Legal History, Chicago, IL, November 2022.

     

    Discussant, "Writing Transnational History of Science & Technology," History of Science Society, Chicago, IL, November 2022.

     

    “Nuclear Weapons and the Unsettling of Sovereignty in the Marshall Islands, 1944-1963,” Annual Lecture, The Pacific Circle, Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK, January 2022 (online due to COVID-19).

     

    “The Nuclear Charter,” Society for Social Studies of Science, Toronto, Canada, October 2021 (online due to COVID-19).

     

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

     

    Roundtable on Science & Technology in US Foreign Relations, The Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations, June 2021 (moved online due to COVID-19).

     

    “Transboundary Contamination & International Law,” Nuclear Disaster Compensation: A Call to Action, Co-sponsored by Meridian 180, Northwestern University Buffet Institution, & The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists, Chicago, IL, March 2021 (moved online due to COVID-19)(with Dai Yokomizo & Annelise Riles).

     

    “Mapping Reactor Liability in the US,” Nuclear Disaster Compensation: A Call to Action, Co-sponsored by Meridian 180, Northwestern University Buffet Institution & The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists, Chicago, IL, March 2021 (moved online due to COVID-19).

     

    "Race, Place, and the International Legal Landscapes of Nuclear Fallout, 1954-1958," University of Minnesota Legal History Workshop, Minneapolis, MN, February 2021 (moved online due to COVID-19).

     

    “International Law & the Bravo Disaster,” Negotiating Radiation Protection Workshop, Technical University – Berlin, Berlin, Germany, January 2021 (moved online due to COVID-19).

     

     

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