category: Reports

In this section, you can find all of my blog posts reporting on things I’ve attended.



Europespedition III

Leds Free or Die Hard

Monkey Run Scotland

Rethinking Security

Steps to Sustainable Peace with Justice

Jesus Against Empire

Solidarity, Liberation, and the Poor in the time of Jesus

LibrePlanet 2022

Living Liberation


Understanding the UK Online Safety Bill

Introducing the Morecambe Bay Curriculum

UK Military Spending and its Alternatives


Coping with imaginative resistance


Introducing MANTRaP

Gay Graffiti at Lancaster Castle


Language, cognition and drone warfare

LUCI/LUCC Seminar Series

China's Political System

Responding to Giant Crises

Language, Ideology and Power

A study of how Egyptian Bloggers shaped the UK newspaper coverage of Political Events in Egypt


Security Lancaster Seminar Series

The Necro-Geopolitics of American Insecurity



28 Palestinians Died

A Cognitive Grammar analysis of mystification in press coverage of state violence on the Gaza border

Climate Change

Climate Change Reviews

Language, Ideology and Power

The concept of disorder

From Albinism in Africa to the Lancashire Witches

LUCI/LUCC Seminar Series

Chinese public opinion's role in crisis diplomacy

Preliminary findings from the field

Nurturing Dissent

Developing the Unruly Subject in Higher Education

Student Housing Lancaster

The Tale of 64 Blades Street

TICTeC 2019

Future Data Practices

Perpetuate Inequalities or Design for Change?


In (Partial) Defence of Snowsports

Security Lancaster Seminar Series

Violence and its Discontents

Groups and identities in security research

Language, Ideology and Power

Interrogating Free Speech Versus Hate Speech on the Internet

A discourse perspective

UK Internet Governance Forum 2018

Solutions for The Digital Age


Technology, Agency and the Future of the Earth Workshop

Security Lancaster Seminar Series

The Lancashire Constabulary Vulnerable Callers Initiative

Security Lancaster Seminar Series

Crime Journeys

High-Risk Offending Across Space and Time

Security Lancaster Seminar Series

Machine Learning for Cyber Security

Britain's Role in a Future World

William Hague at the ISF

How to Lose Friends and Alienate People

Why I Lost Friends and Alienated People

How to Lose Friends and Alienate People

How I Lost Friends and Alienated People

On Gamergate

Security Lancaster Seminar Series

Shipping Containers, Russian Criminals, American Spooks and Nuclear Weapons

An intelligence-led case study of a cyber breach

UCU Teach Out

Radical or Simply Younger

UCU Teach Out

What makes a successful social movement?

UCU Teach Out

Should we (still) be fixing the women?

UCU Teach Out

What kind of uni do we want?

UCU Teach Out

Unis Resist Border Controls Workshop

UCU Teach Out

Linguistics Lay-In

A Critical Analysis Workshop

UCU Teach Out

Fairtrade Towns

Inspired by History

UCU Teach Out

This house, as a university student, would support the national strikes

UCU Teach Out

Universities, Inc.

Revolution in Rojava

Report Back from Civil Volunteers

BSides Leeds 2018

Security Lancaster Seminar Series

Earworms Make Bad Passwords

An Analysis of the Nokē Smart Lock Manual Override


SCC Distinguished Seminar Series

Responsible Autonomy

AI, safety, ethics and legality


SCC Distinguished Seminar Series

Are Sensor Networks a first step towards the Diamond Age?

Found a problem with the site?

Everything that's wrong with the new LUSU website

Magna Carta

Its Resurrection, 1216–1616

SCC Distinguished Seminar Series

Symbiotic Design