"Imagining an Old City in Nineteenth-Century France: Urban Renovation, Civil Society, and the Making of Vieux Lyon," Journal of Urban History 45, no. 1 (January 2019): 67-98.
"Parisian Palimpsest: Monuments, Ruins and Preservation in the Long Nineteenth Century," Journal of Urban History 41, no.4 (July 2015): pp. 739-745.
“Whims of the Wind: The Balloon's Ascent, Decline, and Resurrection in France,” Linda Hall Library, Fellows Public Lecture Series, Kansas City, MO, 23 August 2018.
“Franco-Brazilian ‘Informal’ Forms: Empire and Caricature in Nineteenth-Century Rio de Janeiro,” Albright College, Experience Event, Reading, PA, 9 April 2018.
"The Ascending Republic: Aeronautical Culture in France, 1860-1908," Linda Hall Library, Fellows' Breakfast, Kansas City, MO, 10 July 2017.
"The Balloon in Third-Republic France: Politics, Culture, and Society," Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Works-in-Progress Series, Washington, D.C., 16 August 2016.
"Dans l'air: The Revival of Aeronautical Culture under Third-Republic France," Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Brown-Bag Series, Washington, D.C., 14 March 2016.
“‘Ce gentlemen rider du turf atmosphérique’ [sic]: Ballooning, Aristocratic Masculinity, and the Colonial Imaginary in turn-of-the-century France,” Western Society for French History, Portland, ME, 1-3 November 2018.
"Robert Macaire Goes to Rio: Caricature and Frenchness in Nineteenth-Century Brazil," Society for French Historical Studies, Washington, D.C., 20-22 April 2017.
"'Le petit Santos': The Making of a Cosmopolitan Aeronaut in Turn-of-the-Century Paris:" Society for French Historical Studies, Nashville, TN, 3-6 March 2016.
"From Trivial Amusement to Patriotic Science: The Republican Revival of French Scientific Ballooning," History of Science Society, San Francisco, CA, 19-22 November 2015.
"'Les antiques héros admireraient notre âge': The 1875 Zénith Balloon Tragedy and the Making of Third-Republic Scientific Heroes," Western Society for French History, Chicago, IL, 5-7 November 2015.
"The Ascending Republic: French Ballooning in the Wake of the Franco-Prussian War," Society for the History of Technology, Albuquerque, NM, 8-11 October 2015.
"Razing the City for the Bourgeoisie: Lyon's Rue Impériale and the Emergence of a New Urban Spatial Order in Nineteenth-Century France," Urbanism and Urbanity, Nineteenth Century Studies Association Conference, Chicago, IL, 22 March 2014.