Speaking Events

  • 2019 October 3-6: At A Fraser’s Ridge Homecoming, Ferguson, North Carolina – “Introduction to Scottish Gaelic,” “The Highlanders at War: From the 1745 Jacobite Rising to the American Revolution,” and “Highland Folklore of the Paranormal: Second Sight and the Otherworld.”
  • 2019 April 12-14: Asheville WordFest, ““Race, Whiteness, and the Myth of Celtic Appalachia” in Asheville, North Carolina.


  • 2018 Dec 1: Address to St Andrews Society of North Carolina (Pine Hills) about GaelicUSA and the need to support Scottish Gaelic Studies in US academia.

See a fuller history of talks, presentations and performances on my Curriculum Vitae here.