Bitchcraft – What American Horror Story: Coven tells us about power

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Like the seasons before it, American Horror Story: Coven has some things to say about society. It’s going to say it, and it is going to be brutalised. This season is set in New Orleans and revolves around an academy for young witches. This season tackles issues of slavery, persecution of women, sex and the subversive nature of female power. It can be easily said that so far in the story, the irrelevance of masculinity and male power have been a dominating force in the show’s message. Continue reading