Spirits and Spirituality in Medieval Britain and Ireland c. 600 – 1400 – CFP

Online at the University of Nottingham, Wednesdays, 9, 16, 23 March 2022.

We invite papers which explore representations of spirits and spirituality in the medieval period from c. 600-1400 in Britain and Ireland, including, but not limited to, the following suggestions:

  • The influence of Eastern and/or Western patristics
  • Representations of spirits and demons
  • Approaches to spirituality
  • How spirits and spirituality are represented in medieval texts, artefacts, art and material culture
  • Alternative spiritualities

The keynotes will be provided by:

  • Dr Annie Sutherland (Somerville College, Oxford)
  • Dr Katherine Weikert (University of Winchester)
  • Dr Francis Leneghan (St Cross College, Oxford)

Please send abstracts of no more than 200 words to: Dr Eleni Ponirakis by 30 November 2021.