Yvonne Chireau - A Featured Presenter with HexFest 2022

Presented by Brian Cain, Christian Day
and the Witches of New Orleans

Yvonne Chireau

Yvonne Chireau is Professor and former chair of the Department of Religion at Swarthmore College, where she teaches courses on Religion theory, Africana religions, and African American religious history. She is the author of Black Magic: Religion and the African American Conjuring Tradition (2003) and the co-editor of Black Zion: African American Religions and Judaism (1999). Her thoughts on the historical intersections of magic, Africana religions, race, and cultural tropes of Voodoo can be found online at the blog on The Academic Hoodoo website below.

Visit Yvonne Chireau online at academichoodoo.com/

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