History at Leicester


Recent articles by Professor Mark Jobling and his team

Select publications by Professor Simon James

Select publications by Professor Joanna Story

  • 'The skull of Bede', with Richard Bailey, Antiquaries Journal 95 (2015), pp. 325–50
  • ‘Bede, Willibrord, and the Letters of Pope Honorius I on the genesis of the archbishopric of York’, The English Historical Review 127 (2012), 783–818
  • ‘Aldhelm and Old St. Peter’s, Rome’, Anglo-Saxon England 39 (2010), pp. 7–20.
  • ‘Frankish Annals in Anglo-Norman Durham’, in Wilhelm Levison (1876–1947) – Ein jüdisches Forscherleben zwischen wissenschaftlicher Anerkennung und politischem Exil, Bonner Historische Forschungen 62, ed. M. Becher and Y. Hen (Siegburg, 2010), pp. 145–60
  • ‘After Bede: Continuing the Ecclesiastical History’, in Early Medieval Studies in Memory of Patrick Wormald ed. S. Baxter, C. Karkov, J. L. Nelson, and D. Pelteret (Aldershot, 2009), pp. 165–84
  • 'Bede and the Northumbrian Folc', in Northumbria: History and Identity 547–2000 , ed. R Colls (Chichester 2007), pp. 48–67
  • J Story, J Bunbury, AC Felici, G Fronterotta, M Piacentini, C Nicolais, D Scacciatelli, S Sciuti and M Vendittelli, 'Charlemagne's black marble: the origins of the Epitaph of Pope Hadrian I', Papers of the British School at Rome 73 (2005), pp. 157–90
  • 'Charlemagne and the Anglo-Saxons', in Charlemagne, Empire and Society, ed. J Story (Manchester 2005), pp. 195–210
  • Carolingian Connections: England and Francia c.750-870, Studies in Early Medieval Britain (Aldershot 2003)

Select publications by Dr Jayne Carroll

  • Anglo-Saxon Mint-Names I: Axbridge to Hythe (with DN Parsons) (Nottingham: English Place-Name Society, 2007)
  • ‘The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle and the wars with the Danes’, in Beowulf and other Stories: An Introduction to Old English, Old Icelandic, and Anglo-Norman Literature, ed. R North and J Allard (London 2007), pp. 301–50.

Further reading

  • ME Weale, DA Weiss, RE Jager, N Bradman and MG Thomas, 'Y chromosome evidence for Anglo-Saxon mass migration', Molecular Biology & Evolution 19.7 (2002), pp. 1008-21.
  • S Oppenheimer, The Origins of the British: A Genetic Detective Story (London 2006)
  • B Sykes, Blood of the Isles: exploring the genetic roots of our tribal history (London 2006)

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