The content of this blog is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.
- How did a fear of climate lead to a climate of fear in which demonic witchcraft loomed large? Professor Helen Parish explores the connections between weather, witchcraft, faith, fears, and the human imagination… July 26, 2021
- ‘Can You See the Real Me’: Bank Holidays and Quadrophenia, by Professor Matthew Worley July 19, 2021
- Summer Weather and Winchester’s Patron Saint, by Ruth J. Salter July 15, 2021
- Follow READING HISTORY on WordPress.com
Tag Archives: church history
by Prof. Lindy Grant It takes a real effort of the imagination to see the past glory of Reading Abbey, founded in 1121 by King Henry I of England as his intended burial house, in the battered remains surviving today. … Continue reading
The Reading branch of the Historical Association have asked us to share news of an upcoming outing which might be of interest. “This is a double event that should appeal to anyone fascinated by Britain’s nineteenth, and early twentieth-century industrial … Continue reading