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Everyday Humanities: Medieval Women and the Story of the European Witch
March 7, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Everyday Humanities series presents, “Medieval Women and the Story of the European Witch.” Featured speaker Christine Neufeld, PhD, (pictured) will explore medieval-era hysteria about witchcraft. Her talk will also explore why women were a disproportionate of the convicted and executed as alleged witches. The public is invited to this open conversation, March 7, 2017, at the Way Public Library, 101 E. Indiana Avenue, Perrysburg. The 45-minute talk will begin at 7 p.m. Registration is not required. Neufeld is a professor of English literature at Eastern Michigan University.
The Everyday Humanities series is sponsored by the Way Public Library of Perrysburg in collaboration with the University of Toledo Humanities Institute.
This program is made possible, in part, by Ohio Humanities, a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of Ohio Humanities or the National Endowment for the Humanities.