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.
- 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?