Banshee: Ireland's Screaming Harbinger of Death
Episode 15 | 6m 40s
Dr. Zarka shows how this wailing female ghost connects to the very real Irish tradition of keening— a rhythmic wailing and mourning performed by women as part of the death ritual. Tune in to see how fact and fiction combine to create a supernatural tradition that connects the people of Ireland to their ancestors.
Aired: 10/17/19Video has closed captioning.