Before the Salem Witch Trials (and in a slightly different region on the U.S.) a woman named Elizabeth Garlick faced trial for witchcraft. In this episode, we tell the story of her accusation and trial. And we talk a little about Terry Pratchett’s Discworld books.
Holly picked and researched this episode:
Our listener mail is from Beth about “Unearthed in 2012” and the correct use of “Maya.” The article we recommended was “Were the American colonists drugged during the Salem witch trial?”
A link to today’s episode: The Trial of Goody Garlick
You can listen to Stuff You Missed in History Class via iTunes, Stitcher or the Stuff You Missed in History Class RSS feed. Follow us on Twitter at @missedinhistory, and you can keep up with us on the official Stuff You Missed in History Class Facebook page. We’re also on Tumblr and Pinterest.