Episode #298: So Much Nightmare Fuel

Not shying away from taking this children’s book too seriously, the Adaptation hosts discuss The Witches by Roald Dahl: the politics, the reproductive process, and the entrepreneurial possibilities of a traveling mouse circus that fronts as a witch hunting operation.

The Witches

  • Written by Roald Dahl
  • Published in 1983
  • Previous adaptations: 1990 film, BBC radio dramatization, a stage play, and an opera

Question(s) of the Week: What’s your fan canon for how the witch-world works? How did Grandmother loose her thumb?

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