Witch Essay Topics

Accused of witchcraft

Parris : Why not? Now there are no spirits attacking her, for none in this room is accused of witchcraft. So let her turn herself cold now, let her pretend she is attacked now, let her faint. (He turns to Mary Warren.) Faint! Act 3, Page 85 This is when the court first has the idea of… View Article

Early Modern European and the Witch Hunt

For three centuries of early modern European history, diverse societies were consumed by a panic over alleged witches in their midst. Witch-hunts, especially in Central Europe, resulted in the trial, torture, and execution of tens of thousands of victims, about three-quarters of whom were women. ` The years between 1550 and 1650 were the worst…. View Article