Witchcraft, Wicca, Paganism and Occult Information, Courses & Research from WICA at Witchology.com
Excerpted from the website:
- Witchology.com is the website of WICA - the Witchcraft Information Centre and Archive - founded in 1999 by Dr Leo Ruickbie as a research consultancy and education provider specialising in the areas of Witchcraft, Wicca, Paganism, Magic (Magick) and the Occult. We have been online continuously since 2000.
- Free downloads section including wallpapers, ebooks and video files
- Certificate course on witchcraft and Wicca
- Worldwide news coverage
- Monthly events section covering traditional pagan and Wiccan festivals
- Open Source Wicca project
Excerpted from Wikipedia:
- Dr Leo Ruickbie is an historian and sociologist of magic, witchcraft and Wicca. He is the author of Witchcraft Out of the Shadows, a 2004 publication outlining the history of witchcraft from ancient Greece until the modern day. Ruickbie was born in Scotland and took a Master's degree in Sociology and Religion at the University of Lancaster. He then studied at King's College London and was a awarded a PhD for his thesis entitled The Re-Enchanters: Theorising Re-Enchantment and Testing for its Presence in Modern Witchcraft. In 1999 he established the Witchcraft Information Centre and Archive which runs a website and offers courses in witchcraft studies as well as acting 'as a research consultancy and education provider specialising in the areas of Witchcraft, Wicca, Paganism, Magic (Magick) and the Occult'. On Samhain 2007 he launched Open Source Wicca, a project inspired by the Open Source software movement aimed at making the founding texts of Wicca more readily available by releasing them under a Creative Commons licence.