Forthcoming events are below, with new additions weekly: book tickets by clicking the event title, which leads to the purchase screen. To see new events fortnightly, join our mailing list.
Cancellation and refund policy: Refunds offered if 7 days notice is given; credit note offered if 48 hours’ notice is given. Neither credit nor refund for cancellations made less than 48 hours before start of event.

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

SOLD OUT. Witchcraft Documentaries of the 1970s

9 June 2017 (Friday) @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

| £10

Witchcraft Documentaries of the 1970s

– Lecture – Gary Parsons

 

This event is now sold out.

 

“Wicca rode on the countercultural sentiment of the late 60s onward. The 60s were a technicolour era, when recreational drugs got big, as did sexual liberation and a mass distrust of authority.” Dazed interviewed film expert Gary Parsons on this aluring subject.  Parsons comes to Treadwells to discuss the portrayals of witchcraft in teh documentaries of the early 1970s, considering also the involvement of people in Wicca at the time. Clips from rituals and interviews help show what Parsons means when he says witchcraft was an important part of the alternative scene in Britain. Gary Parson interview in full.

Time: 7.15 pm for a 7.30 pm start.

Price: £10   Ring, or book online here (tickets below)

Details

Date:
9 June 2017 (Friday)
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
£10
Event Categories:
, ,

Venue

Treadwell’s Bookshop
33 Store Street
Bloomsbury London, WC1E 7BS United Kingdom
Phone:
020 7419 8507

Organizer

Treadwell’s
Phone:
020 7419 8507
Email:
info@treadwells-london.com
Website:
http://treadwells-london.com