In our reviews page we assess current scholarship and recent publications – most reviews have been written for publication in academic journals.

Feature Review:


Discovering William of Malmesbury ed. by Rodney Thomson, Emily Dolmans, and Emily Winkler

Book Reviews:

Anglo-Saxon Emotions: Reading the Heart in Old English Language, Literature and Culture ed. by Alice Jorgensen, Frances McCormack, and Jonathan Wilcox

Bishops, Authority and Community in Northwestern Europe, c.1050– 1150, by John Ott

The Church at War: The Military Activities of Bishops, Abbots and Other Clergy in England, c. 900-1200, by Daniel M. G. Gerrard

Danes in Wessex: The Scandinavian Impact on Southern England c. 800–c. 1000 ed. by Ryan Lavelle and Simon Roffey

Death, Torture and the Broken Body in European Art, 1300 – 1650 ed. by John R. Decker and Mitzi Kirkland-Ives

Flaying in the Pre-modern World: Practice and Representation ed. by Larissa Tracy

Intellectual Culture in Medieval Scandinavia, c. 1100–1350, ed. by Stefka Georgieva Eriksen

Law and Order in Anglo-Saxon England by Tom Lambert

Learning to Die in London, 1380–1540 by Amy Appleford

Rituals, Performatives, and Political Order in Northern Europe, c. 650–1350, ed. by Wojtek Jezierski, Lars Hermanson, Hans Jacob Orning, and Thomas Småberg

Warrior Churchmen of Medieval England, 1000– 1250: Theory and Reality by Craig Nakashian