The Early Modern Commons

Dr Jennifer Evans

Recent Posts

Maladies & Medicine Launch

15 August 2017

On the 9 August Sara and I launched our new book Maladies & Medicine: exploring health and healing 1540-1740 at Loughborough University London. Attendees battled a classic British...

Inside Versailles

31 May 2017

A few months ago I received an exciting email asking if I would like to be involved in Inside Versailles with the awesome hosts Greg Jenner and Kate Williams. We talked all things aphrodisiacs...

Perceptions of Pregnancy Published

25 January 2017

I am very pleased to announce that the edited collection I put together with Ciara Meehan is now available. To celebrate we are offering the chance to win a copy of the collection....

Science Mixtape

27 October 2016

Recently I was lucky enough to be on Soho Radio’s Science Mixtape. If you want to hear some gross details about early modern medicine and some awesome tunes chosen by me, then...