Simon Davies is Associate Tutor English (Centre for Early Modern and Medieval Studies) at the University of Sussex. His thesis was a bibliographical study of English demonology and witchcraft writing from the period 1560-1660. His research is sponsored by the AHRC.
Ed., with P. Fletcher, News in Early Modern Europe – Currents and Connections (Brill, forthcoming 2014).
"Superstition and Witchcraft" in M. Dimmock, A. Hadfield & A. Shinn (eds), Ashgate Research Companion to Popular Culture in Early Modern England (Ashgate, forthcoming).
"The reception of Reginald Scot’s Discovery of Witchcraft: witchcraft, magic and radical religion", Journal of the History of Ideas 74.3 (2013).
"A Possible Stationers' Register Entry for Scot's Discouerie of Witchcraft", Notes & Queries 59.1 (2012).
"Scot, Reginald" in G. A. Sullivan & A. Stewart (eds), The Encyclopedia of English Renaissance Literature (Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012).