2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
    
    Jun 15, 2019  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog

IDND 2180 - Malefica: Origin of Witchcraft


Examines the mythological inheritance of European civilization that eventuated in the Witch craze of the Middle Ages through the Reformation as well as the development of pagan Wicca from the 18th century to the present day. Topics covered include goddess mythology, the Witch craze, Salem, Wicca and ecofeminism. Readings will include poetry, fiction, and drama as well as historical documents and various myths.

Prerequisites: A compositon course or VE fulfilled.