A review of Emma Wilby’s The Visions of Isobel Gowdie: Magic, Witchcraft and Dark Shamanism in Seventeenth-Century Scotland (Sussex University Press, 2010)
Contributor(s)University of Łódź
Piotr Spyra is Assistant Professor in the Department of Studies in Drama and Pre-1800 English Literature at the University of Łódź, where he teaches medieval and early modern English literature. He is the author of The Epistemological Perspective of the Pearl-Poet (2014). His research interests revolve around Middle English poetry, medieval folklore as well as literary theory. He is also the founder and supervisor of Geoffrey Chaucer Student Society, an academic society aimed at promoting Middle English literature among students of English literature in Poland.