Culture and Cosmos

Culture and Cosmos is a peer-reviewed academic journal in the history of astrology and cultural astronomy published by the Sophia Centre Press in partnership with the Sophia Centre for the Study of Cosmology in Culture, Institute of Education and Humanities, at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David

We are currently seeking submissions for future volumes of Culture and Cosmos.

Volume 16 (1 & 2)

Volume 16 (1 & 2) Spring/Summer and Autumn/Winter 2012

This special issue contains forty papers from the Seventh Conference on the Inspiration of Astronomical Phenomena (INSAPVII) held at the Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, Bath, 24-29 October 2010.

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Title and Abstract



Nicholas Campion

Chris Impey

Ulisses Barres de Almeida

Bath and the Herschels

Michael Hoskin

Francis Ring

Roberta J.M. Olson and Jay M. Pasachoff

History and Culture

V.F. Polcaro and A. Martocchia

Euan MacKie

Leonid Marsadolov

Christian Etheridge

Aidan Foster

Inga Elmqvist Söderlund

Patricia Aakhus

David Pankenier

Steven Renshaw

Daniel Armstrong

Alberto Cappi

Paul Murdin

Paolo Molaro and Alberto Cappi

Voula Saridakis

Michael Rowan-Robinson

The Arts

Arnold Wolfendale

Lynda Harris

Lucia Ayala

Tayra M. Carmen Lanuza-Navarro

Emily Urban

Michael Mendillo

Rolf Sinclair

Beatriz Garcia, Estela Reynoso, Silvina Pérez Alvarez and Rubén Gabellone

Gary Wells

Clive Davenhall

Matthew Whitehouse

Aaron Plasek


Merja Markkula

Govinda Sah

Gisela Weimann

Courtney Wrenn

Toby MacLennan

Felicity Spear

Vanessa Stanley

Jim Cogswell