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Monthly Archives: January, 2018

Review: Magic in the Modern World

My review of Magic in the Modern World: Strategies of Repression and Legitimisation (Pennsylvania State University Press, 2017), edited by Edward Bever and Randall Styers, has just been published over … Continue reading

January 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Magic and warfare at the Defence Academy of the UK

Yesterday evening I delivered a talk entitled ‘Magic in medieval warfare’ at one of the more unusual venues where I have been invited to speak – the Joint Services Command … Continue reading

January 11, 2018 · Leave a comment