I am a member of the editorial advisory board for the international Zola journal, Excavatio and play an active role the Emile Zola Society at the French Institute, London. Conference papers have been given at Aston, Bath, Besançon, Birmingham, Cambridge Edmonton Glasgow, Jaen, Leicester, London, Loughborough, New York, Oxford, San Francisco, and Warwick . I have also worked as a HEFCE subject specialist for French and Communication and Media Studies, and held several external examinerships. I have regularly lectured at, and given courses in, other UK universities.
- National Lyttelton Theatre (2007).Presentation with Susan Harrow of Zola’s Therese Raquin and discussion with the audience.