About this Fellow
Medieval History - History
- Professor of the History of Christianity, University of Cambridge; Fellow, Magdalene College, Cambridge
History, especially the History of Early Modern Ireland, Britain and Europe and Atlantic History
British social and religious history of the C16th and C17th; social practices of elites, especially hospitality and gift-exchange; the political and cultural nature of religious identity in Britain and Ireland
Intellectual history of late 17th century Britain, especially the early Royal Society and the 'decline of magic'; editions of Robert Boyle and others; visual culture.