Programme

Friday 21 June

18.00

Liz Greene

The God in the Stone: Planetary Gems and the Colour of Magic

18.30

M.E.Warlick

Alchemy and the Transgendering of Mercury

19.00

Joscelyn Godwin

Astral Ascent in the Occult Revival

 

 

Saturday 22 June

09.30

Mike Harding

Magic, Madness and Mathematics: A Phenomenological Approach

10.00

Jose Manuel Redondo

The Celestial Imagination: Proclus the Philosopher on Theurgy

10.30

Claire Chandler

Investigating the Magical Practices found in PMG XIII

 

 

 

 

11.30

Christine Broadbent

Celestial Magic as the Love Path

12.00

Matthew Melvin-Koushki

Using Heaven to Move Earth: Astrological Letter Magic in Early Modern Islamic Occultism

 

 

 

 

14.00

Lori Lee Oates

The Influence of EliphasLévi’s Concept of the Astral Light

14.30

Keith Magnay

'The SepherYetzirah' and the Golden Dawn System of Magic

15.00

Péter Kecskés

Celestial and Terrestrial Magic: Astral and Alchemical Themes in Max Ernst’s Paintings

 

 

 

 

16.00

Elliot Wolfson

Ascending Jacob's Ladder: Celestial Magic and the Demiurgical Angel in Merkavah Mysticism and Kabbalistic Esotericism

17.00

CLOSE

 

 

 

 

Sunday 23 June

09.30

Karen Parham

Perfection in Relation to the Celestial Magic in 'Aurora Consurgens'

10.00

Matthew Mather

Jung’s Red Book: a 21st-Century Magical Talisman?

10.30

Sue Lewis

The Transformational Techniques of Huber Astrology

 

 

 

 

11.30

Alison Greig

Angelomorphism and Magical Transformation in the Christian and Jewish traditions

12.00

Jane Burton

Necromantic Ancient Rituals Bound In Contemporary Magic Rituals: An Investigation of Invocation Rituals of Spirits and Deities for Divination by a Small Group of Witches and Spiritual Mediums

 

 

 

 

14.00

Maria Nita

‘“The Flying Man” and “The Little Wax Man”: Celestial Longing and Earthly Empowerment in Romanian Love Magic and Romantic Poetry

14.30

Lilan Laishley

South Indian Ritual Magic Clears Negative Karma in the Birthchart

15.00

Hereward Tilton

Bells and Spells: Summoning Planetary Spirits in Early Modern Germany

 

 

 

 

16.00

Peter Forshaw

The Goal of the Wise: Medieval and Renaissance Astral Magic and the Influence of the 'Picatrix

17.00

CLOSE