To the Fowl of the Air: Bird Magic in English Cunning-Craft with Dr Alexander Cummins

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Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

65 Wharf Street
Salem, MA


The Cauldron Black
65 Wharf Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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Birds have long been considered to have things to tell the wise who can read their meanings, and to hold magical power that can be bestowed, bartered, earned, or stolen from them.

From foretelling fortunes – of mortal lives and ever-turning seasons alike – by the auguries of their flight to the chatter of their calls, the language of the birds and the meanings of their comings-and-goings have been considered magics of prognostication and prophecy. And from the feathers of their wings to the blood