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Second Sight and Prophecy Conference

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BrahnSeerWood

Progressed our fascination with seers, prophets, rituals, drugs and sacred sites from 14-16 June 2013. Held at the Elphinstone Institute, University of Aberdeen.

Participants from several academic disciplines including history, folklore, anthropology, divinity and sociology discussed this fascination (especially during turbulent times). 

Speaker: Michael Hunter is Emeritus Professor of History at Birkbeck College, University of London

Hosted by: Elphinstone Institute, Kings College, University of Aberdeen

Further conference details

Photo: The Brahan Seer by woodcarver Allister Brebner in the grounds of Strathpeffer Spa Pavilion photo by Mary Simpson, Simpson Visuals

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Click here for details of a pre-conference activity.

 


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