The Early Modern Commons

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Blog has moved

19 August 2016

This blog has now moved to wordpress: https://enchantedhistory.wordpress.com/

Vicious rhetoric and its poisonous effects

17 June 2016

Today it seems that everywhere I look I see acts of violence fuelled by a rhetoric of hate, and I think that something must be said about that. This blog usually concerns itself with...

Blogging elsewhere

25 November 2015

Please have a look at my post and article over at Cerae:http://ceraejournal.com/2015/11/25/a-most-strange-witch-pamphlet-a-most-certain-strange-and-true-discovery-of-a-vvitch-1643/And...

The Strange and wonderful history of Mother Shipton

15 November 2015

I am afraid I have been very unwell and ended up in hospital this week, so the post on flying witches hasn’t been finished. So in the interest of getting a post up on time (while...