Nighmarish Fantasy and Gruesome History: "Witches" Class Examines Folklore and Fact
Submitted on Monday, 11/19/2012, at 11:47 AM
By William Sweet
As Halloween approaches, witches fly through our imaginations, flitting through Western culture on a broomstick ride through children’s stories, TV sitcoms and movies. Witches are older than Christianity and as current as a Broadway musical hit.