This class introduces magical body lore to the folk magician looking to explore new areas of enchantment. We’ll look at the history and folklore of the human body, including the uses of moles for divination, hair in magical charms or funerary jewelry, or even the folk traditions surrounding corpses. We’ll hear stories of witch marks and bleeding toes, and of the magical destinies connected with birthmarks, cauls, and more.
|Time:||9:00 AM to 11:00 AM|
|Location:||Salem Witchcraft and Folklore Festival
Cory Thomas Hutcheson (Central Pennsylvania) is the cohost of the popular podcast New World Witchery. He has a doctorate in American Studies with specializations in folklore, religion, and ethnicity from Penn State. He is a ...