Interview with Owen Davies, author of “Paganism: A Very Short Introduction”

Owen Davies is Professor of Social History at the University of Hertfordshire and author of books that specialize in subjects relating to witchcraft and the practice of magic, including "Popular Magic: Cunning-folk in English History", "Witchcraft, Magic and Culture, 1736-1951", and "Grimoires: A History of Magic Books". His most recent work is part of Oxford University Press' Very Short Introductions series, in which he tackles the subject of Paganism, both ancient and modern. I was lucky enough to conduct an interview with Davies about "Paganism: A Very Short Introduction," in addition to asking some questions relating to his research into grimoires.Oxford recently published "Pagan … [Read more...]