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Episode Five: Mean Girls - Show Notes

It’d be easy to write off the young, female accusers at the center of the Salem witchcraft hysteria as bored, angry, frauds, but it’s a lot more complicated than that. These girls and young women led lives of quiet desperation until they just couldn’t keep quiet anymore – with deadly results. Here are the resources that helped shape this episode:

 

Internet Sites:

 

http://nationalhumanitiescenter.org/tserve/eighteen/ekeyinfo/erelwom.htm

 

https://www2.cortland.edu/dotAsset/123960.pdf

 

http://www.shmoop.com/new-england-puritans-pilgrims/gender.html

 

http://history.howstuffworks.com/history-vs-myth/drugged-salem-witchtrial3.htm

 

http://personal.tcu.edu/gsmith/GraduateCourse/Colonial%20PDF%20Articles/Ergotism-Caporael.pdf

 

http://salem.lib.virginia.edu/people?group.num=&mbio.num=mb32

 

 

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