EP 166 MW+ Donna Haraway – Experience Is A Fiction And A Fact

Where I live we are in the season of seed bags, mason jars, and cauldrons. Out here the trees sing in breath-taking colour, writing colour on the fabric of the world and across the eyes, neural nets and fast-beating hearts of every being who witnesses them. As if to burn a memory of colour in…

EP 164 MW+ Octavia E. Butler – Diversify Or Be Destroyed

A meditation on the world-building magic of Octavia E. Butler. Octavia E Butler: prophet, world-builder, door-opener, progenitor of the magic that is Afrofuturism. Novelist. Writer of books that make portals, what adrienne maree brown calls visionary fiction. Writing that visions the future, that opens it with new possibility, or that offers a terrifying warning and…

EP 162 MW+ Leonora Carrington – I Warn You, I Refuse To Be An Object

In this episode, we tell a story about artist Leonora Carrington. How she found and fostered a new, woman-centered surrealism in Mexico City after the trauma of World War — and after her own incarceration and torture in a psychiatric facility. We talk with her family, and also meet the art coordinator for Mad Pride…

EP 161 WF – Vin Caponigro AKA Snake Hair Press: Telling Your Own Story

It’s Gorgon season! Vin Caponigro, founder of Snake Hair press sits down with us to talk about W.I.T.C.H., the printing press’s role in witch hunts and in liberation; manifestos, occult studies, revolution, the overlapping space of ritual and performance, and their own personal intersection of history, art and politics. Vin says there is ritual in…

Ep 160 MW+ W.I.T.C.H – We Are The Power

In the first episode of season 7 of the Missing Witches podcast, Amy tells the story of W.I.T.C.H. Women’s International Terrorist Conspiracy from Hell – a group that sprung up from the Women’s Liberation movement in 1968 New York, on Halloween, to hex sexism, capitalism and racism. A group who’s legacy is still visible today….

EP 158 All The Witchcraft We Need, Around Us Every Day with Amy and Risa

In this episode, Amy and Risa discuss the high magic of laughter, Goldenrod, Seasons and cycles, Emily Dickinson, Monica Sjoo, weddings, technology, creativity and the fundamental witch state of being in awe. The Missing Witches podcast is made possible with the support of our Patreon Coven. Today’s Coven Spotlight is TAROT FOR TOP SURGERY by…