3 & 4 May 2019: Captivity and Ransom”: organized with Amy Remensnyder (Brown University) Mediterranean Seminar Spring Workshop, Brown University (Providence RI)

1 & 2 March 2019: “Turning Points”: organized with Molly Greene (Princeton University) Mediterranean Seminar Winter Workshop, Princeton University (Princeton NJ)

26 & 27 October 2018• “Margins of the Mediterranean : organized with Karla Mallette (University of Michigan) Mediterranean Seminar Fall Workshop (Ann Arbor)

13 & 14 April 2018 • "Mediterranean Migrations": organized with David Wacks (U of Oregon) Mediterranean Seminar Spring Workshop, University of Oregon (Eugene)

2 & 3 February 2018 • “The Uses of Memory in the Pre-Modern Mediterranean”: organized with Thomas Burman (Notre Dame) Mediterranean Seminar Winter WorkshopNotre Dame University.

3 & 4 November 2017  “Ethnicity, Faith and Communal Relations”Mediterranean Seminar Fall Workshop (CU Boulder), with additional support from the School for Graduate Studies , CU Boulder andthe CU Mediterranean Studies Group

 22–26 May 2017 • “Reading Ladino/Judezmo2nd Mediterranean Seminar Summer Skills Seminar (featuring David Bunis, Hebrew University).

21 & 22 April, 2017 • “Mysticism and Devotion”: , organized with Nan Goodman (JWST), Mediterranean Seminar Spring Workshop (CU Boulder), with additional support from the Program in Jewish Studies, CU Boulder.

16 & 17 February 2017 • “Culture Wars”:,organized with Kenneth Baxter Wolf (Pomona College) Mediterranean Seminar Winter Workshop (Pomona College) 

11 & 12 November 2016•   “Magic, Medicine, and Technology in the Mediterranean": Mediterranean Seminar Fall Workshop, co-organized with and sponsored by the The Hill Museum and Manuscript Library (St, John's University, Collegeville MN) with additional support from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities.

17-20 May 2016• "Reading Aljamiado" •the first annual Mediterranean Seminar Summer Skills Seminar featuring, Dr. Nuria Martínez-de-Castilla (Universidad Complutense de Madrid) • CU Boulder • See the announcement; course alumni • (CU Boulder).

8 & 9 April 2016• "Politics, Identity and Religion"" Mediterranean Seminar Spring Workshop, co-organized with and sponsored by the  the Armenian Studies Program at California State University Fresno.

3-5 March 2016• "Subterfuge and Deception in the Pre-Modern Mediterranean" Mediterranean Seminar Winter Workshop, co-organized with and sponsored by the The Center for Middle Eastern Studies (Harvard University).

20 November 2015• "MEH/Med: Middle East History/Mediterranean" Mediterranean Seminar Fall Workshop (Boulder, CO) [with the CU Mediterranean Studies Group]

5-31 July 2015• "Negotiating Identities: Expression and Representation in the Christian-Jewish-Muslim Mediterranean" NEH Summer Institute (Barcelona, Spain)

13 & 14 April 2015• "Borders" (w/ Sharon Kinoshita & Nina [Oumelbenine] Zhiri, Literature, UC San Diego), Mediterranean Seminar Winter Workshop & Symposium, co-organized with the University of California San Diego (La Jolla, CA).

30 January 2015• "Trade & Exchange" (w/ Sharon Kinoshita & Baki Tezcan, History, UC Davis), Mediterranean Seminar Winter Workshop & Symposium, co-organized with the University of California Davis (Davis CA) in conjunction with the Western Ottomanists Workshop.

7-8 November 2014• “Land and Sea in the Mediterranean World”: (w/ Sharon Kinoshita & Edward English, History, UC Santa Barbara),Mediterranean Seminar Fall Workshop & Symposium, co-organized with University of California Santa Barbara.

2-3 May 2014• Power Relations and Religious Communities in the Western Mediterranean (Spain-North Africa Project Conference) & Mediterranean Connectivites,  Mediterranean Seminar Spring Workshop (Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles CA)

7-8 March 2014• Minorities in the Mediterranean Mediterranean Seminar Winter Workshop (San Francisco State University)

15-16 November 2013• Mediterranean Translations - Mediterranean Seminar Fall Workshop (UC Berkeley)

2-4 May 2013• The Mediterranean and Maritime Perspectives Mediterranean Seminar Spring Workshop(UC Santa Cruz)

2 February 2013• Gendering the Mediterranean Mediterranean Seminar Winter Workshop (UCLA)

9 November 2012• Excavating the Mediterranean Past Mediterranean Seminar Fall Workshop (Santa Barbara)

2-27 July 2012• Networks and Knowledge: Synthesis and Innovation in the Muslim-Christian-Jewish Medieval Mediterranean NEH Summer Institute) (Barcelona)

5-7 April 2012•  ...Can We Talk Mediterranean? Mediterranean Seminar Spring Workshop (Boulder) [with the UC Mediterranean Studies Multi-Campus Research Project]

22-24 March 2012• Ethno-Religious Diversity and Cultural Innovation in the Medieval Mediterranean, Mediterranean Research Meeting Workshop (Montecatini) [with the UC Mediterranean Studies Multi-Campus Research Project]

3 February 2012• Reconstructing the Mediterranean Mediterranean Seminar Winter Workshop (San Diego)

29 October 2011• Rivalry & Rhetoric Mediterranean Seminar Fall Workshop (UCLA)

8-9 April 2011• Mediterranean Empires Mediterranean Seminar Spring Workshop (Davis)

18 February 2011• Court Culture in the Mediterranean Mediterranean Seminar Winter Workshop(Santa Barbara)

8 October 2010• Why the Mediterranean? Mediterranean Seminar Fall Workshop (Santa Cruz)

4-30 July 2010• Cultural Hybridities: Christians, Muslims & Jews in the Medieval Mediterranean, NEH Summer Institute (Barcelona)

29 June-25 July 2008• The Medieval Mediterranean & the Emergence of the West, NEH Summer Institute(Barcelona)

September-December 2007• The Emergence of "The West": Shifting Hegemonies in the Medieval Mediterranean, UCHRI Residential Research Group (Irvine)

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