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Apparently the Harry Potter fandom these days maintains that Hermione Granger is of African descent. I don’t remember how she was described in the books, and truthfully the whole “racebend established characters from popular franchises” meme has gotten a bit old. 54 more words
As any Vodouisant worth their salt (that they keep out of the food on the altar) can tell you, the Lwa speak frequently and often powerfully through dreams. 1,113 more words
Celebratory article on one of my favorite topics, Queer Southern Black Witch histories.
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“The hoodoo religion involved spirit possession, sacred music, ancestor reverence, water immersion, herbal medicine, sacred music, circle dancing, and shaman priests who functioned in a variety of roles, including that of leader in religious activity such as role model in the sacred ritual of the Ring Shout, “ says writer Katrina Hazzard-Donald.