2012 Conference

 “Injustice Done”

Scottish Witchcraft, Folk Belief and

the Renfrewshire Witch Hunt of 1697

Welcome

Professor Edward Cowan (Emeritus Professor of Scottish history, University of Glasgow)
Folk Belief and the Witch-Hunt in Southwest Scotland

Dr Lizanne Henderson (University of Glasgow)
The Eclipse of the Scottish Witch-Hunt

Professor Hugh McLachlan (Professor of Applied Philosophy, Glasgow Caledonia University)
Christian Shaw, children and the witchcraft scares in Renfrewshire and Salem in the 1690s

Stephen Clancy (University of the West of Scotland)
What happened to Christian Shaw?