Briggs Part I

The next set of posts will be very much like those for Diane Purkiss' book, The Witch in History. Witches & Neighbors is a collection of essays written by Robin Briggs that explores the social and cultural context in early modern Europe that contributed to "witch craze". Much like Purkiss, Briggs asserts that any witches of the time … Continue reading Briggs Part I


Status Update #9

It's been a while since I've written up a formal status report, but I do hope that the other posts have kept you well informed of what my work the past few weeks. I finished reading through the essays in Witches & Neighbors by Robin Briggs, and posts detailing those will be up later this week. … Continue reading Status Update #9