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  1. pop occulture
    Meet Pam Grossman, the Terry Gross of WitchesThe podcast host and author discusses her new book, “pop occulture,” and dating muggles.
  2. movies
    Anne Hathaway Ascends to Grand High Witch for the Witches RemakePlease go full camp.
  3. witches
    Balenciaga! Ryan Murphy Says the Coven Witches Will Return to AHS“We have something really fun planned.”
  4. close reads
    In Defense of Prudence Night on Chilling Adventures of SabrinaFrom the beginning, Prudence is more than a mere mean girl.
  5. gripes
    TV Witches, Please Stop Slicing Your Palms Open for Blood MagicForget about spell-casting. How do you even treat a wound like that?
  6. a very wicked halloween
    Ariana Grande Sings at Very Wicked Halloween and You’re Melting, You’re MeltingIt’s definitely not too late to go as this performance for Halloween.
  7. vulture lists
    The Best Teen Witches of Pop Culture, From Buffy to Chilling AdventuresHow does the new Sabrina compare to film and TV’s other teen witches?
  8. reboots
    Kenya Barris Conjures African-American Bewitched Reboot Before Flying to NetflixTV’s love of witches is still supernaturally strong.
  9. The Best Witchy Comic You Should Be ReadingBlack Magick is a comic that deserves to be read and studied.
  10. witches
    Bette Midler Wants to Know Who Would Dare Play Her in the Hocus Pocus TV Remake“I know it’s cheap. It’s going to be cheap!”
  11. vulture roundtable
    What Pop Culture Gets Right and Wrong About Witches, According to a Real CovenFrom Buffy to The Witch, an actual coven judges the best and worst depictions of witchcraft in movies and TV.
  12. witch week
    The Witches of Eastwick Is a Fascinating Movie to Watch Post-WeinsteinThirty years later, its take on gender politics is just as messy as the current conversation.
  13. The Secret Feminist History of Witches, As Told by a Practicing WitchThe patriarchy loves to spread cautionary tales about powerful women.
  14. witch week
    How Hocus Pocus Became an Enduring Halloween HitThe 1993 Disney comedy has had a shockingly successful afterlife.
  15. witch week
    The Best Thing to Watch at the Gym Is Silent Reruns of CharmedIt’s way better than the rictus grins and CGI weather patterns of morning TV.
  16. witch week
    Examining the Silly, Emotional Legacy of ‘Defying Gravity’The silliest, most inspiring, most enduring song in recent Broadway history.
  17. Practical Magic Got Cursed by an Actual Witch. Is That Why It Bombed?Director Griffin Dunne explains what happened after a real witch turned against the 1998 cult hit.
  18. Why the Witch Is the Pop-Culture Heroine We Need Right NowStories about witches are stories about women, power, and harm.
  19. what could have been
    We Could’ve Had Angelina Jolie in The CraftOr Scarlett Johansson! Or Alicia Silverstone!
  20. the industry
    Jim Parsons Cast in Magic Comedy Man-WitchWell, he’s not quite a man, and he’s not quite a witch, but haha, man!
  21. party chat
    Jenji Kohan on Her Upcoming Salem-Set Drama“They were being fruitful and multiplying in their new land.”
  22. magic
    Salem: A Witch Show That Is Actually Quite ScaryWitch-y abortions and a frog pulled out of someone’s mouth. It’s weird.
  23. which witch is which
    Jenji Kohan Developing a Salem Drama for HBOMore witches!
  24. which witch is which
    When TV Families Don’t Seem Like FamiliesSorry, Witches of East End.
  25. witches
    ABC Burns EastwickABC has decided not to order additional episodes of Updike-besmirching witch-drama ‘Eastwick.’