The Night of the Witches: continuing the legacy of women’s resistance to patriarchy

Walpurgis Night. From the arrival of summer to the arrival of the Devil. The night of April 30th is celebrated in different places in the north and center of Europe, known as “Walpurgis Night” or “Witches’ Night”. The origin of the festivity is connected with different Germanic pagan traditions. The tradition indicates this date as the transition from spring to summer, the Beltane festivity in honour of Belenos, god of … Continue reading The Night of the Witches: continuing the legacy of women’s resistance to patriarchy