This week we speak to artist, animist and author, Charlotte Rodgers about bones, art, the restless dead, non-verbal magic, international adventures, luck and what it is like growing up in New Zealand when you are a little different.
Check out some of Charlotte’s fantastic creatures (images by Gerard Hutton):
Download the episode directly here or listen along on YouTube below.
- Charlotte’s website
- Charlotte’s blog
- Charlotte’s Facebook art page
- Finally, this is a book list Charlotte sent through after she managed to get past the canine guard. (This will make sense after you have listened.)
- June McDaniel ‘Offering Flowers, Feeding Skulls’
- Karen McCarthy Brown ‘Mama Lola’
- Maya Deren ‘Divine Horsemen’
- Arturo Lindsay ‘Santeria Aesthetics’
- Zora Neale Thurston ‘Tell my Horse’
- Fred B Eiseman ‘Bali Sekala and Niskala, Essays on Religion Ritual and Art’
- A Rafi ‘The Bomoh, Magician And Spiritualist’
- The work of Francis Huxley, Paul Huson, Trachtenberg and Patai
- Books of fairy tales, myths and children’s stories from around the world