Sacred Tension: Satanism, Philosophy, Culture

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October 10, 2021  

The Werewolf Trials with Zee Kay

October 10, 2021

In this episode of Sacred Tension, I speak with Satanic sociologist Zee Kay about the little-known history of the Werewolf Trials and what they tell us about human nature. 

Suggested reading from Zee: 

Jay M Smith - Monsters of the Gevaudan: The Making of a Beast:
Rolf Schulte - Man as Wolf: Male Witches in Central Europe:
Matthew Beresford - The White Devil: The Werewolf in European Culture:
And of course the obligatory scholarly articles:
De Blécourt, W. (2007). “I would have eaten you too”: Werewolf Legends in the Flemish, Dutch and German Area. Folklore118(1), 23-43.
De Blecourt, W. (2007). A journey to hell: reconsidering the Livonian" werewolf". Magic, Ritual, and Witchcraft2(1), 49-67.
Metzger, N. (2013). Battling demons with medical authority: werewolves, physicians and rationalization. History of psychiatry24(3), 341-355.

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