Members

Professor Catherine Rider, Medieval History:
https://humanities.exeter.ac.uk/history/staff/rider/

Professor Siam Bhayro, Early Jewish Studies:
https://humanities.exeter.ac.uk/theology/staff/bhayro/

Professor Dionisius Agius FBA, Arabic Studies and Islamic Material Culture:
https://socialsciences.exeter.ac.uk/iais/staff/agius/

Professor Marion Gibson, Renaissance and Magical Literatures:
https://humanities.exeter.ac.uk/english/staff/gibson/

Professor Sajjad Rizvi, Islamic Intellectual History and Islamic Studies:
http://socialsciences.exeter.ac.uk/iais/staff/rizvi/

Professor Daniel Ogden, Classics and Ancient History:
https://humanities.exeter.ac.uk/classics/staff/ogden/

Professor Timothy Insoll, African and Islamic Archaeology:
https://socialsciences.exeter.ac.uk/iais/staff/insoll/

Professor William Gallois, Middle Eastern and Mediterranean History:
https://socialsciences.exeter.ac.uk/iais/staff/gallois/

Professor Brian Rappert, Science and Technology, Sociology
https://brianrappert.net/
https://socialsciences.exeter.ac.uk/sociology/staff/rappert/

Dr Emily Selove, Medieval Arabic Literature:
https://socialsciences.exeter.ac.uk/iais/staff/selove/

Drs Bryan Brown and Olya Petrakova-Brown, Drama:
https://humanities.exeter.ac.uk/drama/staff/bbrown/

Dr Kara Reilly, Drama:
https://humanities.exeter.ac.uk/drama/staff/reilly/

Dr Richard Noakes, History of Science:
https://humanities.exeter.ac.uk/history/staff/rnoakes/

Dr Jennifer Farrell, Medieval History:
https://humanities.exeter.ac.uk/history/staff/jfarrell/

Dr Laura Sangha, History of Religious Cultures of Early Modern England:
https://humanities.exeter.ac.uk/history/staff/sangha/

Dr James Downs, Middle East Collections Archivist
https://www.exeter.ac.uk/special-collections/contact/

Dr Amandeep Kaur Mann, 19th-20th century architecture
https://www.routledge.com/William-Lethaby-Symbolism-and-the-Occult/Mann/p/book/9780367405410

Professor Jonathan Barry (Emeritus), Early Modern History:
https://humanities.exeter.ac.uk/history/staff/barry/

Professor Nick Groom (Honorary Professor), English, Medical Humanities:
https://humanities.exeter.ac.uk/english/staff/groom/

Dr Michelle Szydlowski, Anthrozoology, Beacon College:
https://www.beaconcollege.edu/academics/academic-majors/faculty-profiles/michelle-szydlowski/

PhD Students:

Tabitha Stanmore
https://research-information.bristol.ac.uk/en/persons/tabitha-stanmore(3f5e3255-d5e3-4caa-b8e7-f0515a9c7a59).html

Barbara Dunn:
Thesis: ‘Astrology is higher and nobler than medicine and every physician must be an astrologer’: The Astrological Figure and the ‘Prognostical part of Physick’ c. 1580-1700.
https://humanities.exeter.ac.uk/history/research/students/barbaradunn/

Samuel Gillis Hogan:
Thesis: “Familiar with Fairies: A Study of Extant Late Medieval and Early Modern Fairy Summoning Texts”
https://www.ctvnews.ca/sci-tech/an-enchanting-opportunity-longtime-magic-lover-to-study-in-england-1.4031950
https://historicalmagicblog.com

Dorka Tamas:
Thesis: “From Salem to Ariel: The Supernatural in Sylvia Plath’s Poetry”

Anna Milon:
Thesis: The Horned God as Environmental Figure in Fantasy Fiction and Live Action Role Play.
Research Interests: modern paganism, speculative fiction, British folklore, Slavic folklore, monster theory, role play, game theory, environmental and eco-fiction.
Blog: https://hexnhart.wordpress.com/conferences/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/hexnhart

Howard Gayton:
https://endicottstudio.typepad.com/howardgayton/

Lucy Hilliar:
https://www.magickalwomenconference.com/lucy-hilliar

Sarah Scaife: (The South, West and Wales Doctoral Training Partnership AHRC funded PhD Researcher):
Research Project: Medicines of uncertainty: in a more-than-human world, how might polyvocal, practice-based performance methods reveal novel ways to articulate and attend to spells of illness?
https://exeter.academia.edu/SarahScaife
http://www.berrybrowngown.uk/

Charlotte Spence:
Thesis: Conceptions of the Dead and Divine in Greek and Latin Curse Tablets

 

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