Academic Conference Papers

2023    Visible Evidence XXIV Documentary Studies Conference, Udine, Italy. Creating Impossible Conversations: Towards Restorative Narrative

2021    Aesthetica Festival Ethics for Making

2019 Kubrick’s Lens:  how fake news designs conflict Kubrick: Designing Worlds Conference at The Design Museum, London.

2019 Testing Documentary Ethics in Research and Making:  An Online Tool for Learning and Teaching. Visible Evidence XXVI, University of Southern California.

2018 Map My Ethics!  i-Docs, Bristol UK, Developing i-doc Justine Interactive.

2018 Chair, Panel Debate Prof Mugendi M’Rithaa, President World Design Council, launching UAL Research Fortnight.

2018 Rethinking Research-Informed Teaching panel debate & paper; The Teaching-Research Nexus, LCC & Teaching/Learning Exchange, University of the Arts London.

2018 Whistling Woods International Film School XXIV, Mumbai, India. Paper & workshop. Re-writing Dr. Strangelove; black comedy and beyond in the age of Trump

2017 Visible Evidence XXIV Documentary Studies Conference, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Cartographies of Participatory Media.

2017 Cinetica, Mexico City National Museum/British Council screening / lecture Stanley Kubrick Dispatches from the Edge+ filmmakers’ workshop.

2017 Journal of Media Practice (JMP) and Media, Communication and Cultural Studies Association (MECCSA) Practice Symposium. Workshop & paper on Documentary Ethics. Bath Spa University.

2017 European League of Institutes of the Arts (ELIA) Art & Social Justice screening & workshop.

2017 National Association of Higher Education & Moving Image (NAHEMI). Paper/screening Research & Teaching Film Ethics.

2016 Representations of war and peace. Paper & panel convenor at Archbishop Desmond Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies, Liverpool Hope University.

2016 De Montfort University. Leicester. Major retrospective conference on Stanley Kubrick. Paper: Stanley Kubrick Dispatches from the Edge.

2016 De Montfort University. Leicester. Major retrospective conference on Stanley Kubrick. Paper: Stanley Kubrick Dispatches from the Edge.

2016 Seoul Museum of Art Into the Archive: Re-Viewing Kubrick. Research from the Kubrick archive (published in Stanley Kubrick: New Perspectives.)

2016 Visible Evidence XXII, University. of Montana, Native American Visuality.

2015 Visible Evidence XXI, (Toronto University.) Stanley Kubrick Dispatches from the Edge.

2013 Visible Evidence XX, (Stockholm University.) The Dance of Documentary Ethics. Screening of Justine at Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts.

2013 Screening & paper for Into the Archive: Re-Viewing Kubrick at LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

2012 Screening & paper for “Truth, Dare or Promise”, The Art of Not Knowing, Goldsmiths College, London University.

2012 Screening & paper for AHRC Moving Image Research Network conference at University of the Arts London, The Dance of Documentary Ethics.

2011 Screening & paper at Tate Modern, Starr auditorium for “Embedded” conference with Simon Norfolk exhibition. Paper: Accidentally in Bed on access and censorship in reporting war.

2011 Documentary Now! Westminster University. Whose story? Ethical tensions and documentary narrative.

2010 ICA, London Remembering Khairlanji, (practice-based film and photography paper) for Histories of Hatred conference, which was also filmed for London Consortium / LCACE documentary.

2010 Visible Evidence XVII, leading forum for Documentary Film studies (Bogazici, University Istanbul, Turkey). Documentary Ethics in the Digital Age (practice-based paper).

2010 MECCSA, Media, Communication & Cultural Studies Association at London School of Economics. The Documentarist and the Subject practice-based (film and text) paper.

2009 Visible Evidence XVI, University of Southern California, 2009. Solidarity? With whom and to what? Practice-based paper on the creative space of observational documentary and the ethics of response.

2008 Visible Evidence XV, (University of Lincoln) Representing Atrocity: Ethical and Aesthetic Considerations in Photographing the Khairlanji Murders in India. Practice-based film and photography paper / book chapter based on this paper.

2008 Documentary Now! Birkbeck College, London University. Documentary Ethics.