Conversations with Angels 9-10 September 2005 an interdisciplinary conference at CRASSH, Cambridge Organized by Lauren Kassell and Joad Raymond Further details and a booking form will soon be posted on:

Provisional Programme

Speaking with Spirits: The Medieval Quest for Celestial Knowledge and Elevation Sophie Page (University College London)

Strategies of Interspecies Communication, 1100-1700 Walter Stephens (Johns Hopkins University)

Style and Substance in a Conversation with Angels: The Case of Trithemius Anthony Grafton (Princeton University)

The Guardian Angel in Protestant England Peter Marshall (University of Warwick)

Angels in Early Modern Music Jessie Ann Owens (Brandeis University)

Evil Angels and Visual Paradoxes Stuart Clark (University of Wales at Swansea)

Tongues of Angels: Mysticism and Theological Politics, 1640-1660 Joad Raymond (University of East Anglia)

The Ecstatic Journey of Athanasius Kircher, 1656 Ingrid Rowland (Princeton University)