Tuesday, July 10, 2007

Magic and medicine in the Middle Ages

South East London Folklore Society presents this week:

Thursday 12th July: Catherine Rider - Magic and Medicine in the Middle Ages

"It happened once in Paris that a certain sorceress impeded a man who had left her so that he could not have intercourse with another woman whom he had married." Catherine discusses her research for her Katherine Briggs award winning book "Magic and Impotence in the Middle Ages."

SELFS meet every second Thursday of the month at The Old King's Head, Kings Head Yard, 45-49, Borough High St, London, SE1 1NA.Nearest stations are London Bridge and Borough. It is just off Borough High Street.

Talks start at 8.00pm £2.50 / £1.50 concessions.

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