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Professor Stuart Clark FBA

About this Fellow


Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of History, Swansea University

Past Appointments

  • Member of the School for Historical Studies, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, 1988 - 1989
  • Member of the Department of History, University of Wales, Swansea, 1967 - 2008
  • Visiting Professor, History Department, Princeton, 2008 - 2009
  • Emeritus Professor of History, Swansea University, Swansea University, 1998


French historians and early modern popular culture Past and Present 1983

Thinking with demons: the idea of witchcraft in early modern Europe 1997

Languages of witchcraft: narrative, ideology and meaning in early modern culture 2001

Vanities of the Eye: vision in early modern european culture 2007

Other Early Modern History to 1850 Fellows

Professor Joachim Whaley

The Holy Roman Empire in its European context from the fifteenth century to 1806; the legacy of the Holy Roman Empire in German-speaking central Europe from 1806 to the present

Professor Knud Haakonssen

History of moral, political & legal thought 1600-1800, especially natural law & rights; Enlightenment in Germany, Scandinavia & Scotland; scholarly editions of eighteenth century texts.

Professor Peter Mandler

Modern British history, especially cultural, intellectual and social; the histories of the humanities and social sciences in comparative perspective

Professor Simon Franklin

History and culture of Russia & Eastern Europe, Medieval & Early Modern; cultural and social history of information technologies