Call for Papers: Apocalypticism and Millenarian Movements in the Ancient World: Call for Papers, Virtual Symposium: 14 August 2020. Deadline for Submissions: 25 July 2020.
When countries began to face the prospect of a COVID 19 lockdown sometime in March, western experts—many of them well-meaning—prophesied a disaster for Africa.
A round-up of books in Apocalyptic and Millenarian Studies published during 2019.
Jehovah’s Witnesses responded to the coronavirus before government restrictions came into force. House-to-house visits were suspended, and literature carts were no longer to be displayed in towns and cities.
CenSAMM short film on the apocalyptic and related views of John Ball, the leading priest of the 1381 English uprising
Call for Papers: Virtual Symposium: The Cold War and the End Times: Apocalyptic and Millenarian Themes in Politics, Society and Culture, 1946-1989, Thursday 4th June 2020
Recent months have seen an increasing media visibility for a movement which has existed for more than a century, but previously was little talked about. Commonly known as Black Hebrew Israelites (BHI), or simply Hebrew Israelites...
Lecture by James Crossley on John Ball and the 1381 'Peasants' Revolt'.
A political party, described by the Spanish newspaper El Pais as "ultra-conservative" and "messianic", has made surprising electoral gains in recent Congressional elections held in Peru.