Friday, October 31, 2014
Halloween: Origins and Change
Jonathan P. Lomas surveys Halloween history. Writing from his cultural perspective of the United Kingdom does not prevent Mr. Lomas from informing readers beyond his land. All Saints Day, Agatha Christie, Hollywood and “asking for soul cakes” feature in his historical survey.
_______________Scary Pumpkin icon by André Koehne CC BY-SA 3.0