SALEM EPISODE 5: Satanic sabbaths and supernatural sins

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SALEM EPISODE 5: Satanic sabbaths and supernatural sins

Sunday, 7 November

From flying witches to demonic familiars and translucent cats, the Salem villagers believed themselves plagued by a spectrum of supernatural terrors. In this episode we’ll be investigating the long history of witchcraft beliefs that influenced accusations, from the first witches in the ancient world to the explosion of witch hunts triggered by fears of a satanic conspiracy in Early Modern Europe and America.

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