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Trend Alert: Witches

Trend Alert: Witches

I don’t know about you, but I am all here for the twenty-first century reclamation of the witch as a feminist icon. In a 2017 opinion piece for the New York Times, writer Lindy West (Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman, 2016) responded to the cries of Hollywood creeps and abusers who were calling the […]

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Webcomics Wednesday: Marina Julia’s THE HOUSE ON THE CLIFF
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Webcomics Wednesday: Marina Julia’s THE HOUSE ON THE CLIFF

In this week’s installment of Webcomics Wednesday, we’re taking to the sea! Marina Julia’s supernatural tale, The House on the Cliff, takes place in a picturesque oceanside town, sharply divided by the actions of one woman. Long ago, a witch emerged from the waves, bringing along her ample powers, as well as a team of […]

Otherworldly reading
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Otherworldly reading

The book group crystal ball post of a couple of days ago is incomplete. One book I left out is A Discovery of Witches, bowing in February from debut novelist Debora Harkness. This rich and mesmerizing story of a scholar witch who tamps down her powers in pursuit of academic success and the vampire geneticist […]

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