Invited Lectures

  • “New Arenas of Religion and the Demand for New Methodological and Theoretical Approaches” (plenary/keynote lecture). Innovative Methods in the Study of Religion. March 29, 2010. Dexter House Conference Centre, London, UK.
  • The Allure of the Occult: (Pseudo)pagan Mythology, Demonic Presence, and Esotericism in Superhero Comics”. NGG 2007. November 2-3, 2007. Conference Hotel Kapellerput, Heeze, Netherlands.
  • Metal Music and Esoteric Spirituality”. Art as a Vehicle for Religious Insight. May 14-16, 2007. University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark.
  • “Death as Initiation: Left-Hand Path Spiritualities and Approaches to Death”. INFORM Seminar: Death and New Religious Movements. May 5, 2007. London School of Economics, UK.
  • “Ockultism i tid och otid”. Meeting of Historiska samfundet [The Historical Society]. December 2005. Åbo Akademi University, Finland.
  • “Symbolic Death and Rebirth in the Left Hand Path”. The 2005 Seminar of USVA. April 26, 2005. Åbo Akademi University, Finland.