Witches and the Moon

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The full moon was the witches’ sabbat, when potions were mixed and illicit coven meetings took place. This illustrated lecture looks at the vitality of the moon in past beliefs, folklore, herbalism, lunar worship how these have coalesced in Wiccan coven practices of the pagan witchcraft revival of the mid-twentieth century. Dr Christina Oakley Harrington is a specialist in witchcraft in contemporary Britain and is a popular, engaging speaker.

Tickets: £8 (£6)

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Witches and the Moon