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Monthly Archives: January, 2017

Forthcoming book: Magic as a Political Crime in Medieval and Early Modern England

I am delighted to announce that I have signed a contract with I. B. Tauris to publish my book Magic as a Political Crime in Medieval and Early Modern England: … Continue reading

January 26, 2017 · 1 Comment

Remembering St Alban Roe

On 21 January 1642 the Benedictine monk Alban Roe, born Bartholomew Roe at Bury St Edmunds in around 1583, suffered martyrdom at Tyburn by being hanged, drawn and quartered for … Continue reading

January 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Forthcoming book: Peterborough Folklore

I am delighted to announce that my book Peterborough Folklore is to be published by Lasse Press later in 2017. The modern Peterborough region, a unitary authority since 1998, includes … Continue reading

January 12, 2017 · 1 Comment