Village Voices: Imperial Russia, Witchcraft and Sorcery in Your B
Tuesday, March 07 at 7:00 pm for 1 hour(signup deadline is 3 pm, Mar 07)
NE Public Library, 330 7th St NE
Hear about demonic possession and witchcraft in Russia and persecution of practitioners
in the 1850s. Is it witchcraft or a faith ritual? Learn about the decriminalization
(or not) of these practices and see for yourself, how times have changed (or not).
Christine Worobec is a historian of 18th and 19th century Russian peasants, women`s
issues, and popular piety with an expertise in Early East Slavic, Ukrainian, and
Russian witchcraft between 1100 and 1861.
members, public, volunteers
Reservations required, 3 places taken, 97 available.
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