How to summon a demon, 1962

Alan Whicker interviews expert Cecil Williamson about witches in Britain, a topic he’s studied for 35 years.

With typical BBC impartiality, Whicker asks if the black arts are “childish and credulous fantasy, or something decadent and obscene, of greed and spite and cruelty and madness…on both sides, of the sides of the witches and the anti-witches?”

↗ Originally broadcast 31 October 1962

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