Event Calendar 2020

A list of conferences and talks that may be of interest.
Feel free to email the magic@exeter.ac.uk list if you have an event that is not on the list.


December 2019

17th-18th- London Institute of Ismaili Studies, “Esoteric Cultures of Scripture: https://iis.ac.uk/sites/default/files/esoteric_cultures_of_scripture_0.pdf

21st-31st – Boscastle – Museum of Witchcraft and Magic winter opening dates – 10.30 – 16.30


January 2020

2nd-3rd -Boscastle – Museum of Witchcraft and Magic winter opening dates – 10.30 – 16.30


February 2020

2nd and 9th– Ashburton Arts Centre- Magical Deceptions- 6:30-8:30

https://brianrappert.net/magic/public-shows/magical-deceptions

3rd and 17th: “Magic in the Jewish, Christian and Muslim East: ongoing research and case studies,” Institut d’études de l’Islam et des sociétés du monde musulman: https://djinns.hypotheses.org/1314?fbclid=IwAR1CiRS1p_5TEz9Nualprs_OxQST7IGG2XwAl9rZrft0_Eo8b3Df4S5Qv-4


March 2020

1-3- l’Université Hébraïque de Jérusalem – Magic in Late Antiquity : Objects, Texts and Contexts (colloque)CFP and details

6th – University of Worcester, Worcester – Enchanted Environments SymposiumCFP and details

12th-13th – University of York, York – Threshold, Boundary, and Crossover in FantasyCFP and details

27th – Open University, Milton Keynes – Mind, Body, Magic: Sensory And Emotional Approaches To Magic In The Roman World program: https://www.openmaterialreligion.org/events-1/2020/magic –

27th-29th– University of South Carolina– “Islamic Occult Studies on the Rise”


April 2020

20th: “Magic in the Jewish, Christian and Muslim East: ongoing research and case studies,” Institut d’études de l’Islam et des sociétés du monde musulman: https://djinns.hypotheses.org/1314?fbclid=IwAR1CiRS1p_5TEz9Nualprs_OxQST7IGG2XwAl9rZrft0_Eo8b3Df4S5Qv-4


May 2020

4th: “Magic in the Jewish, Christian and Muslim East: ongoing research and case studies,” Institut d’études de l’Islam et des sociétés du monde musulman: https://djinns.hypotheses.org/1314?fbclid=IwAR1CiRS1p_5TEz9Nualprs_OxQST7IGG2XwAl9rZrft0_Eo8b3Df4S5Qv-4


June 2020

6th-7th – London – Magickal Women Conferencedetails

20th- Women and Witchcraft: part of the Vixen Torre Festival. Contact the following address for further information: thefolklorepodcast@gmail.com

26th- Art of Deception: Performance Magic, Literature and Culture. Portsmouth University. CFP and details: https://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/cfp/2020/01/16/art-of-deception-performance-magic-literature-and-culture


July 2020

30th-31st – Leeds Beckett University, Leeds – Folk horror, folklore and fantasy, enchanted environments, literature and scienceCFP and details


August 2020

23rd-29th – University of Otago (NZ) – Esotericism in a global context – CFP and details


September 2020

6th – Exeter Corn Exchange, Exeter – Magic, Witchcraft and the Mysteriesdetails


October 2020

29-31- Sofia, Bulgaria IEFSEM- “Between the Worlds: Magic, Miracles and Mysticism” details

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