The SHWEP Blog

The SHWEP podcast is basically chronological, but there’s only so much chronology that anyone can take. This blog is for all manner of other things which crop up in the life of the scholar of western esotericism, but don’t fit into our chronological framework:  interviews which fall outside the narrative of the podcast, reflections on the academic field of the study of western esotericism, accounts of of past or upcoming events, other notifications, and perhaps even the odd blog post.

An Interview with Dr Liana Saif on the Present and Future Study of Islamic Esotericism

The future of the study of western esotericism will encompass all the western monotheist traditions. And the future is now!

On the Necessity of Useless Scholarship

There has never been a better time to study ‘useless’ subjects. Get involved!