Would you be interested in having Ashley speak at your event? Ashley specializes in Harry Potter literary discussions (Harry as legit lit, Harry as a Christian story, J.K. Rowling and the Inklings, etc.) as well as the importance of the Christian Truth in storytelling; she would be delighted to speak at your event. Ashley specializes in speaking for churches, school groups, homeschool events, Christian fellowships, libraries, just about anywhere. For more information, such as terms, honorariums, and travel, please use the contact form.
Current Speaking Engagements
My schedule is wide open. Use the contact form to help set up the event!
Past Speaking Engagements
June 30, 2013 – Harry and The Potter – Hopewell Presbyterian Church; Huntersville, NC; 9:45am.
April 6, 2013 – “The Function of Poetry in Harry Potter” – Potter Watch Conference 2013; University of North Carolina at Charlotte; Charlotte, NC.
November 14, 2011, Guest host on The Hog’s Head Pubcast on The Middle Earth Network. Discussed UNC-Charlotte’s Potterwatch club and the impact of Pottermore on Harry Potter literary discussion and the Harry Potter fandom as a whole.
October 2011, Harry Potter and Crossover Audiences: Religious studies discussion panel, presented Christian themes found in the Harry Potter novels. University of North Carolina at Charlotte’s Harry Potter conference hosted by Potter Watch at UNC-Charlotte; Charlotte, North Carolina.
January 2008, “God, C. S. Lewis, and J. K. Rowling?”: a discussion of the Christian themes present in C. S. Lewis’ Narnia series and J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter novels. InterVarsity Christian Fellowship; Maryville College; Maryville, Tennessee.