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Brexit: The Failure of the 1688 Revolution?

Between November 1688, when Prince William of Orange invaded England at the head of a Dutch army and February 1689, when William and his wife Princess Mary were offered the … Continue reading

August 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Exorcism and the History of Magic

Earlier this year my History of Exorcism in Catholic Christianity was published in Palgrave MacMillan’s Historical Studies in Witchcraft and Magic series, the first ever complete history of the rite … Continue reading

August 12, 2016 · 2 Comments

A University for Suffolk

Today Ipswich’s University College Suffolk officially becomes the University of Suffolk, having received a royal charter that permits it to award degrees in its own right (the previous UCS was … Continue reading

August 1, 2016 · Leave a comment