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I am a language teacher and historian of late antiquity and the early middle ages, with a focus on Latin literature and intellectual history. My monograph, Bede and the Cosmos: Theology and Nature in the Eighth Century (Routledge, 2020),  is forthcoming. Contact me at eoghan.ahern@liverpool.ac.uk.

Other Publications

Monograph
Bede and the Cosmos: Theology and Nature in the Eighth Century (Routledge, 2020). https://www.routledge.com/Ahern/p/book/9781138365438
 

Reference Entries / Online Resources
‘Anglo-Saxons, Gaels and Scandinavians: the peopling of Scotland’, for Our Migration Story: The Making of Britain (Runnymede Trust, 2017):
https://www.ourmigrationstory.org.uk/oms/scandinavians-in-scotland
‘Bede: De Natura Rerum’, The Literary Encyclopedia: Anglo Saxon England, 500–1066, ed. R. Dance and H. Magennis (2016):
https://www.litencyc.com/php/sworks.php?rec=true&UID=9640
 

Book Reviews
Review of The Gregorian Mission to Kent in Bede’s Ecclesiastical History: Methodology and Sources, by Richard Shaw, in Peritia (forthcoming).
Review of Angels in Early Medieval England, by Richard Sowerby, in Early Medieval Europe Vol. 26, No. 4 (2018), 565–567.
Review of Bede’s Temple: An Image and Its Interpretation, by Conor O’Brien, in The Journal of Theological Studies Vol. 68, No. 2 (2017), 836–8.
Review of Bede and the End of Time, by Peter Darby, in The Journal of Theological Studies Vol. 64, No. 2 (2013), 769–70.

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