Monthly Archives: December 2014

NEW PUBLICATION: “THE APOCALYPSE IN THE EARLY MIDDLE AGES”


We are pleased to announce the publication of an exciting new book, The Apocalypse in the Early Middle Ages, by our co-director James Palmer. From the website: This groundbreaking study reveals the distinctive impact of apocalyptic ideas about time, evil and power on church and society in the Latin West, c.400–c.1050. Drawing on evidence from late antiquity, the Frankish kingdoms, Anglo-Saxon England, Spain and Byzantium and sociological models, James Palmer shows that apocalyptic thought was a more powerful part of mainstream political […]