The Early Modern Commons

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Conference Report: Early Modern Orders and Disorders, 28th June- 30th June 2017

17 July 2017

Last month I was lucky enough to present a paper at 'Early Modern Orders and Disorders: Religious Orders and British and Irish Catholicism'. The conference was held at the University...

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...