Crossroads of Conjure
The Roots and Practices of Granny Magic, Hoodoo, Brujería, and Curanderismo
by Katrina Rasbold
Pub Date 08 Jan 2019
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Journey into the fascinating world of American South folk magic with Crossroads of Conjure. This comprehensive guide presents an in-depth look at Appalachian and Ozark Granny Magic, African American HooDoo, New Orleans HooDoo, and Brujeria/Curanderismo of the Southwest. Explore the beliefs of each system, the types of practitioners and what they do, a detailed history of each path, and how the traditions are carried on in modern society.
This authentic and powerful book celebrates the sustainability of these folk magic practices and dispels the myths and misunderstandings about them. Explore conjure techniques for protection, healing, survival, and more. Compare each path to discover which one resonates with you, and open the door to a fresh understanding of American folk magic.