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Journal Article: The multiple identities of Julian of Norwich in Restoration England

2 April 2017

Julian of Norwich's current popularity is undeniable. As well as being the focus of a recent BBC documentary 'The Search for the Lost Manuscript: Julian of Norwich', she is also the...

IMEMS Fellowship: Mysticism among the English Poor Clares

29 March 2017

I am delighted to be joining Durham University as an IMEMS Library Fellow in April and May. During my time there I will be researching a project entitled 'Mysticism among the English...

Review: Jane Lead and her Transnational Legacy

23 January 2017

Jane Lead and the Philadelphian Society are not particularly well known figures to most scholars of late 17th- and early 18th-century religion. Born in 1624, Lead experienced a spiritual...

Life in the Wilderness: Ten Tips for Surviving in Academia as an ECR

22 September 2016

This blog post is intended for PhD students and early career academics. Since passing my viva (see blog post here) in January, I've learnt many things about the job market, current...