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Fellow of the Royal Historical Society

I have just learnt that on the 9th May, a meeting of the Council of the Royal Historical Society elected me a fellow. Fellows are usually expected to have published … Continue reading

May 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Philosophical Defence of Monarchy

Philosophy at Cambridge, the newsletter of Cambridge University’s Faculty of Philosophy, has just published an article of mine entitled ‘A Philosophical Defence of Monarchy’, which was a reply to Professor … Continue reading

May 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Book reviewed on ‘Reviews in History’ website

A review of English Catholics and the Supernatural has appeared on the Institute of Historical Research’s ‘Reviews in History’ website, by Dr Emilie K. M. Murphy, the Royal Historical Society … Continue reading

May 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Review of Angels and Belief in England, 1480-1700

Rather bizarrely, my review of Laura Sangha’s Angels and Belief in England, 1480-1700 on the History of Women Religious of Britain and Ireland website has appeared on the same day … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Book reviewed in Recusant History

Reviews of English Catholics and the Supernatural are coming in thick and fast, and the latest is in Recusant History, the journal of the Catholic Record Society. I tend to … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Book reviewed in Catholic Historical Review

English Catholics and the Supernatural has been reviewed in Catholic Historical Review, the journal of the American Catholic Historical Association, which is published by the Catholic University of America Press. … Continue reading

May 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Second printing for Witches and Witchcraft in Ely

Owing to popular demand, my little book on Witches and Witchcraft in Ely has been reprinted and will once more be on sale at all of Ely’s bookshops: Burrows, Topping … Continue reading

May 2, 2014 · Leave a comment