By Marcus Harmes,Victoria Bladen
Drawing upon a number historic, literary and dramatic texts the gathering finds intersecting early sleek anxieties when it comes to the supernatural, problems with keep an eye on and the workout of energy at various degrees of society, from the higher echelons of energy at courtroom to neighborhood and household areas, and in more than a few booklet contexts - manuscript resources, revealed prose texts and the early sleek stage.
Divided into 3 sections - ‘Magic at Court’, ‘Performance, textual content and Language’ and ‘Witchcraft, the satan and the physique’ - the amount deals a extensive cultural method of the topic that displays present study through a number of early glossy students from the disciplines of background and literature. by way of bringing students into an interdisciplinary discussion, the case experiences awarded right here generate clean insights inside and among disciplines and various methodologies and methods, that are collectively illuminating.
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Supernatural and Secular Power in Early Modern England by Marcus Harmes,Victoria Bladen