It’s the most wonderful time of the year—the season of pumpkins, hot apple cider, and witches. We’re taking a closer look at Practical Magic, both the cult classic film and the novel by Alice Hoffman, thinking about waves of feminism, the history of witchcraft, and more.
Warning: Contains discussion of intimate partner violence and assault in the context of the story.
Some Sources You Might Find Interesting:
Glamorous Witchcraft: Gender And Magic In Teen Film And Television by Rachel Moseley
‘Practical Magic’: Sisters as Friends, Mirrors by Olivia London-Webb