Slave engravings found on the wall of the prison.

Palazzo Falson 

News and events 


  • Public Panel Debate: 'Magic: From the Inquisition to Harry Potter', Exeter Global Centre, Exeter, 12th November 2015 (Dionisius A. Agius, Catherine Rider, Ronald Hutton [Bristol], Marion Gibson [Exeter], Liana Saif [Oxford]); part of the British Academy's Being Human Festival


  • Interview with Western Morning News, 1st November 2015 (Catherine Rider)
  • Public Lecture at the Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter, 28th October 2015
  • Paper presented at the Reading Early Modern Studies Conference, University of Reading, 7th July 2015 (Alex Mallett)
  • Seminar Paper at the Centre for Translating Cultures, University of Exeter, 3rd June 2015 (Catherine Rider and Alex Mallett)
  • Two-day workshop in Malta, 15-16 April 2015, in conjunction with Palazzo Falson Historic House Museum
  • Public Panel Discussion in Mdina, Malta, in conjunction with Palazzo Falson Historic House Museum, 15 April 2015. Click here to listen to the debate.
  • Team Field-trip to Malta, 26 October to 7 November 2014
  • Launch Event: 'Christian-Muslim Relations in the Inquisition - Malta 1605' Talk at the Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies,  15th October, 5.15pm further details here.