Jonathan Durrant (PhD)

Principal Lecturer in History

School of Humanities and Social Sciences

University of South Wales


CF37 1DL Pontypridd

01443 482554

Forschung und Projekte


Monographien (und Dissertation)

Witchcraft, Gender and Society in the Early Modern Prince-Bishopric of Eichstätt (PhD thesis, University of London, 2002)

Witchcraft, Gender and Society in Early Modern Germany (Leiden: Brill, 2007)


"Friendship in Catholic Reformation Eichstätt," in Laura Gowing, Michael Hunter and Miri Rubin (eds.), Love, Friendship and Faith in Europe in 1300-1800 (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005), pp. 66-87

"The Osculum Infame: Heresy, Secular Culture and the Image of the Witches' Sabbath," in Karen Harvey (ed.), The Kiss in History (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2005)

"Why Some Men and Not Others? The Male Witches of Eichstätt," in Alison Rowlands (ed.), Witchcraft and Masculinities in Early Modern Europe (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009), pp. 100-120

"Fantasies of Witches and Soldiers' Wives in Baroque Germany," in Eavan O'Brien (ed.), Representing Women's Authority in the Early Modern World (Milano: Aracne editrice), pp. 187-220

Forschungsinteressen und Arbeitsgebiete

Gender history, witchcraft history, early modern history, early modern Germany, history on film, history of emotions, digital humanities, GIS mapping